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20, Greek Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5139 / 51°30'50"N

Longitude: -0.1305 / 0°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 529823

OS Northings: 181097

OS Grid: TQ298810

Mapcode National: GBR GC.VH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P6CS

Entry Name: 20, Greek Street W1

Listing Date: 14 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209924

Location: Westminster, London, W1D

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

14.1.70 No. 20
House and shop. Rebuild of 1842 including shop for Hopkins and Purvis, colourmen.
Stock brick, concealed roof. 4 storeys (formerly with open basement). 2 windows
wide. Ground floor has original shop front with house door to right and 2 display
windows flanking shop doorway, all framed by wooden pilasters supporting entablature
- fascia with dentil cornice and carved bracket stops; panelled house door and
panelled and glazed shop door with shutters, both with rectangular fanlights; small
panes to display windows on panelled risers. Upper floors have recessed glazing bar,
sashes in stucco architraves, those on 1st floor with cornices on consoles, bracketed
sills. Stucco string course over 2nd floor and crowning stucco modillion cornice and
blocking course. Large swivel hoist ornamented with scrolled ironwork below lefthand
1st floor window.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2982381097

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