37 Soho Square W1

Date:
27 Jun 2004
Location:
37 Soho Square W1, Westminster, City Of Westminster, Greater London, W1V 5DS
Reference:
IOE01/12669/33
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOHO SQUARE, W1 58/21 24.2.58 No. 37 GV II Terrace house on corner site. c.1766 with early and mid C19 alterations. Reddened brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide to square and 5 windows return with central canted bay to Carlisle Street. Ground floor has good early C19 shop front, frame of 4 engaged Greek fluted Doric columns supporting entablature, 3 mid C20 windows, centre one replacing doorway; the entrance is now located to right of canted bay on return with architrave case and probably not original position. Upper floors to square have recessed sashes in C19 stucco architraves. Brick plat band over 1st floor, large stone modillion cornice and balustraded parapet. Return has architraved sashes and brick plat bands and plain parapet with coping. Interior although altered retains a number of original features including stone staircase at back of hall, against party wall with good wrought iron S-scroll pattern balustrade; ground floor front room with enriched cornice and mid C18 chimneypiece; main room on 1st floor with fine if incomplete Rococo plasterwork to ceiling and enriched cornice, otherwise principally early C19 doorcases and furniture except for C18 pedimented doorway to 1st floor landing, etc.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2964781215

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0243 IOE Records taken by Nicholas Bridges; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Nicholas Bridges. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bridges, Nicholas

Rights Holder: Bridges, Nicholas

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Stucco, Georgian Terraced House, Monument (By Form), House, Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial