27 AND 28, BEDFORD STREET WC2, 16, KING STREET

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1357199

Date first listed: 15-Jan-1973

Statutory Address: 16, KING STREET

Statutory Address: 27 AND 28, BEDFORD STREET WC2

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 16, KING STREET

Statutory Address: 27 AND 28, BEDFORD STREET WC2

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 30223 80821

Summary

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History

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Details

TQ 3080 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BEDFORD STREET, WC2 72/52 15.1.73 Nos. 27 and 28 (Including No. 16 King Street)

G.V. II

Corner block of commercial premises with residential accommodation above. 1861-62 with No. 28 added 1872-73 and No. 16 King Street a c.1800 refronting of earlier house. Stucco and painted brick with stucco dressings, slate roofs. Italianate detailing. 4 storeys. Single window bays flanking bowed tripartite window corner and outer bays once again tripartite. 3 windows wide front to No. 28. Altered ground floors. Upper floors have single and tripartite recessed sashes, framed by Ionic pilasters with entablatures and by Doric ones on 2nd floor carrying open pediments, 3rd floor windows with plain architraves. Window bays divided by rusticated pilasters, carrying bracketed cornice and blocking course. No. 28 similar but with windows close set and large console brackets to bold cornice and blocking course. No. 16 King Street has a 2 window wide stock brick front with slate mansard. Altered ground floor. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Parapet with coping.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXVI.

Listing NGR: TQ3022780823

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 208623

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Parish of St Paul Covent Garden: Volume 36, , Vol. 36, (1970)

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