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Numbers 23 Albemarle Street and 16a, 16b and 16c Grafton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5101 / 51°30'36"N

Longitude: -0.1428 / 0°8'33"W

OS Eastings: 528981

OS Northings: 180657

OS Grid: TQ289806

Mapcode National: GBR DD.3V

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G9WP

Plus Code: 9C3XGV64+2V

Entry Name: Numbers 23 Albemarle Street and 16a, 16b and 16c Grafton Street

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066523

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208518

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1S

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

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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TQ 2880 NE

No 23 (including Nos 16a,16b, 16c Grafton Street)


Purpose built shops and chambers. Dated 1896. Hard red brick and terracotta.
Jacobean with some Art Nouveau Renaissance detailing. Prominent 5 storey corner
block. 5 windows to Albemarle Street, corner turret and 5 windows to Grafton
Street. Arched ground floor treatment for shops, their windows projecting in part
as rectangular bays with glazed half "barrel vaults". Two 3-storey segmental and
canted oriel bays to Albemarle Street, the corner turret corbelled with lead dome.
Similar oriels to Grafton Street but one of 2 storeys only. Shallow relief Art
Nouveau terracotta panel over Albemarle Street doorway. Corner turret columns
have more conventional Renaissance decoration on shafts.

Listing NGR: TQ2898180657

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