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19, Buckingham Street Wc2

A Grade II* Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5085 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.1234 / 0°7'24"W

OS Eastings: 530332

OS Northings: 180513

OS Grid: TQ303805

Mapcode National: GBR JF.GD

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.TB4X

Entry Name: 19, Buckingham Street Wc2

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208925

Location: Westminster, London, WC2N

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Paul Covent Garden

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BUCKINGHAM STREET,
72/145 WC2
24.2.58 No. 19

G.V. II*

Terrace town house. 1794 rebuild (after fire) of 2 houses as one. Stock
brick, slate roof. 4 storeys and basement, 8 windows wide in the rhythm
2:4:2 with the wings slightly advanced. Central entrance in wide
semicircular arched opening, panelled door with side lights and overall
fanlight, similarly arched recessed sash windows either side. Otherwise
recessed sashes under flat gauged arches. The wings have string courses to
1st and 2nd floors; crowning parapet with coping. Cast iron balconies to
pairs of windows on 1st and 2nd floors of wings and cast iron curved
balconettes to the top floor windows. Wrought iron area railings with
lampstandards and urn finials. Interior retains geometric open well top
lit staircase with delicate iron balustrade and mouldings and plasterwork
of the 1790s etc.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.


Listing NGR: TQ3033280516

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