70-72, JERMYN STREET SW1, 21-24, BURY STREET SW1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1216767
Date first listed:
14-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
21-24, BURY STREET SW1
Statutory Address:
70-72, JERMYN STREET SW1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
21-24, BURY STREET SW1
Statutory Address:
70-72, JERMYN STREET SW1

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City of Westminster (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 29234 80362

Details

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER JERMYN STREET, SW1 81/34 Nos 70 to 72 (consec) 14.1.70 (including Nos 21 to 24 Bury Street) - II Corner building of chambers and shops. Dated 1903, by Reginald Morphew, sculpture by Gilbert Seale. Portland stone with some red brick to Bury Street return, slate roof. Good Free Style Arts and Crafts design. 5 storeys and dormered attic. Large gable and a corner tower. 4 main bays. Ground floor retains original shop fronts divided by piers with carved caps. Broad, segmental arched entrance to upper floors off centre, the arch deeply moulded and with figure sculpture set over. 2 shallow bows above, connected by balconies in front of segmental arched window over main entrance and by cornice below 4th floor. Stone mullioned iron framed leaded casements. Large gable contains a 5 light window with colonettes. The square, battered corner tower has a similar top floor window of 4 lights and is finished off with a prominent bracketed cornice. Irregular return to Bury Street with 2 pairs of bow windows and 2 smaller gables, similar fenestration etc. Prominent corner site of which the design takes full advantage. Survey of London; vol XXIX

Listing NGR: TQ2923980345

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
407158
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Parish of St James Westminster Part 1 South of Piccadilly: Volumes 29 and 30, , Vol. 29, (1960)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Mar 2007
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