QUO VADIS RESTAURANT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1290584
Date first listed:
14-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
QUO VADIS RESTAURANT, 26-28, DEAN STREET W1

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Location

Statutory Address:
QUO VADIS RESTAURANT, 26-28, DEAN STREET W1

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 29676 81114

Details

TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER DEAN STREET, W1. 58/54 (East Side) Nos. 26 to 28 (consec.) 14.1.70 (Part of Quo Vadis Restaurant)

GV I

Terrace house. c.1734 by John Nolloth(?), carpenter, altered on ground floor early C20. Stock brick with red brick dressings, slate roofs. 4 storeys. Each front 3 windows wide. Ground floor altered for restaurant with large leaded windows inserted, revolving doors and fascia. Upper floors have very slightly recessed sashes in exposed box frames, some with glazing bars,others altered as casements, all under flat gauged red brick arches. Nos. 26 and 28 have brick aprons ornamented with guttae to 2nd floor windows. Stucco cornice below attic storey, parapet with coping. Interiors much altered but retain considerable amount of original panelling in part reset for restaurant adaptation. Karl Marx and his family lived at No. 28 from 1851 to 1856 (L.C.C. plaque) and listed Grade I for this reason.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2967681114

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
209450
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Parish of St Anne Soho: Volumes 33 and 34 , , Vol. 33, (1966)

Legal

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

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Date: 17 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/12194/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Elisabeth Cox. Source Historic England Archive
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