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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1066515



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1958

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 208494

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TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ADAM STREET, WC2 72/125 24.2.58 No. 18

G.V. II*

Corner terraced town house. 1768-74 by Robert Adam. Brown brick, slate roof. A substantial house in the Adelphi development with deep return to John Adam Street. 3 storeys with attic storey and dormered mansard, basement. 5 windows wide with central 3 bays grouped under pediment; 6 window return. Ground floor with later banded rustication in stucco and bracketed cornice has central semicircular arched entrance with vermiculated jambs and voussoirs, panelled door with patterned fanlight; ground floor recessed sashes with vermiculated heads and keystones. Upper floors have glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches. Cornice over 2nd floor and parapet with coping. Similar details to return continued in elevation of No. 2 John Adam Street. Cast iron area railings with urn finials.

Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3040480632

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30402 80634


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