55, CURZON STREET W1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356994
Date first listed:
26-May-1981
Statutory Address:
55, CURZON STREET W1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
55, CURZON 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)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ2880880336

Details

TQ 2880 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CURZON STREET W1 80/154 (South side)

26-5-81 No 55

GV II

Terrace house. Late C18/early C19 with alterations. Darkened brick, stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 2 windows wide. Doorway to left, semicircular arched with pilastered jambs and fanlight; ground floor windows altered. Upper floors have recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged brick arches. 1st floor stucco plat band and stucco band cornice to parapet with coping. Cast iron balconettes to 1st floor. Cast iron area railings. Interior has c. 1800 staircase with carved tread ends, square balusters, dado; ground floor rooms retain cornices, moulded friezes, alcoves flanking chimney breast. The rear room bow ended. The 1st floor was completely refurbished c.1900 in Rococo style; walls, doors and ceiling with coved cornice all decorated with raised border, shaped panels with flowers, fruit, ribbon and musical trophies of varied design; cast iron chimney piece of same period.

Listing NGR: TQ2880580331

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
209436
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 28 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/05556/36
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