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40, Charles Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.508 / 51°30'28"N

Longitude: -0.1465 / 0°8'47"W

OS Eastings: 528730

OS Northings: 180415

OS Grid: TQ287804

Mapcode National: GBR CF.8L

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.DCX9

Plus Code: 9C3XGV53+6C

Entry Name: 40, Charles Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209120

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1J

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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80/40 (South side)

No 40

Terraced town house. c1750-53 by the master builder John Phillips in
partnership with George Shakespear, on a Berkeley Estate lease. Brown
brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, including attic storey, on basement. 3
windows wide. Entrance to left with architrave doorcase and carved
consoles to moulded cornice, 6-panel door with radial glazed rectangular
fanlight. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches, in
stuccoed reveals. 1st floor plat band and sill band, main bracketed
cornice over 2nd floor and secondary cornice below parapet. Wrought iron
area railings and twin lampholders with link extinguishers. Interior
little altered with stone staircase with wrought iron balustrade, good
plasterwork ceilings, enriched cornices, chimneypieces, door-furniture,

Listing NGR: TQ2873080415

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