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Latitude: 51.5127 / 51°30'45"N
Longitude: -0.149 / 0°8'56"W
OS Eastings: 528541
OS Northings: 180932
OS Grid: TQ285809
Mapcode National: GBR BC.QX
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C7LP
Entry Name: 72, Brook Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1357223
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208848
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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
TQ 2880 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BROOK STREET W1
69/36 (north side)
24.2.58 No 72
Terrace house 1726 by Edward Shepherd for himself. Brown brick, quoin blocked on
party line. Four storeys, basement and slated mansard attic with 2 dormers. Three
windows. Ground floor altered with arched windows set in rusticated arched recesses.
Entrance with rusticated arch. Revealed glazing bar sashes, those on first floor with
wrought iron balconies. Bracketed main cornice at third floor level; parapet with
coping. Wrought iron area railings and overthrow. Interior has good staircase reached
through vaulted hall, unusual detailing to cut treads and columnar balustrade - first
floor Ionic columned gallery. Original panelling ground, first floor main rooms and
Rococo plasterwork ceilings by Shepherd, etc.
Survey of London: vol XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2854180932
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