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19, Hill Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5086 / 51°30'31"N

Longitude: -0.1481 / 0°8'53"W

OS Eastings: 528614

OS Northings: 180482

OS Grid: TQ286804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.XC

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.DB1T

Entry Name: 19, Hill Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210179

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

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 George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

80/2 (South East side)
Terraced town house. c.1748-49 by Benjamin Timbrell and of the same build as
No 17 q.v. Brown brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard.
4 windows wide. Projecting Doric columned porch with open pediment to right.
Recessed sash windows under flat gauged arches, tall on 1st floor. Plat band
and cornices continuous with those of No 17. Balconettes to 1st floor. Wrought
iron area railings with urn finials. Timbrell's interior largely intact with
front staircase compartment with elegant wrought iron balustrade to stone stairs up
to 1st floor gallery landing, panelled walls in Kentian manner with painted
decoration by Rex Whistler of 1930; principal rooms retain moulded cornices
and Palladian doorcases, some original or reset chimney pieces, etc. Nos 17
and 19 were apparently built to mirror plans; both were leased by Abraham Hume the
1st Baronet and both homes were inherited by his son.
Survey of London files.

Listing NGR: TQ2861480482

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