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40, HILL STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5082 / 51°30'29"N

Longitude: -0.15 / 0°8'59"W

OS Eastings: 528488

OS Northings: 180429

OS Grid: TQ284804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.HJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.CC25

Entry Name: 40, HILL STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210192

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

79/26 No 40
5.2.70 (Formerly listed
as No 40 Waverton
G.V. Street)
Also known as No 40 Waverton Street. II
Terraced town house. 1752-53 probably by John Balgrave with early
C.20 alterations to rear. Multi-coloured stock brick, slate roof. 4
storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 4 windows wide. Entrance to
right with mid C.19 stone Doric porch with balustraded
parapet, square headed doorway with half glazed doors and fanlight.
Recessed sash windows, no glazing bars, under flat gauged red brick
arches. 1st floor plat band and sill band, cut by lengthening of
windows, thin stone band between 3rd floor window heads forming
rudimentary frieze beneath moulded stone cornice, parapet with coping.
Cast iron balconettes to 1st floor. Cast iron area railings with
flambé torch finials. Interior much altered late C.19 and early C.20
in neo-Georgian and neo-Adam manner but retaining front compartment
staircase etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2848880429

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