19, HILL STREET W1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1357120
Date first listed:
24-Feb-1958
Statutory Address:
19, HILL STREET W1

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Location

Statutory Address:
19, HILL 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 28614 80482

Details

TQ2880 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HILL STREET W1 80/2 (South East side) No.19 24.2.58 GV II Terraced town house. c.1748-49 by Benjamin Timbrell and of the same build as No 17 q.v. Brown brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 4 windows wide. Projecting Doric columned porch with open pediment to right. Recessed sash windows under flat gauged arches, tall on 1st floor. Plat band and cornices continuous with those of No 17. Balconettes to 1st floor. Wrought iron area railings with urn finials. Timbrell's interior largely intact with front staircase compartment with elegant wrought iron balustrade to stone stairs up to 1st floor gallery landing, panelled walls in Kentian manner with painted decoration by Rex Whistler of 1930; principal rooms retain moulded cornices and Palladian doorcases, some original or reset chimney pieces, etc. Nos 17 and 19 were apparently built to mirror plans; both were leased by Abraham Hume the 1st Baronet and both homes were inherited by his son. Survey of London files.

Listing NGR: TQ2861480482

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
210179
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.

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