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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: 1290584



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: I

Date first listed: 14-Jan-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 209450

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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)


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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TQ 29676 81114


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