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Latitude: 51.5139 / 51°30'50"N
Longitude: -0.131 / 0°7'51"W
OS Eastings: 529784
OS Northings: 181102
OS Grid: TQ297811
Mapcode National: GBR GC.RG
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P62R
Entry Name: 48, Greek Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066720
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209931
Location: Westminster, London, W1D
District: City of 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 Anne Soho
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREEK STREET, W1
24.2.58 No. 48
Medium sized terrace house. c.1741-42 retaining good interior. Brown brick, slate
roof. 3 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide. Ground floor much
altered with entrance to right. Upper floors have recessed metal casements in
original stone architraves, those on 1st floor with pulvinated friezes and cornices.
1st floor stone plat band and sill band; parapet with stone coping (originally with
cornice). Wrought iron urn finialed area railings. Interior retains some of the
original fittings with panelling and plasterwork ceilings to ground floor rooms,
despite alterations, passage archway to stair compartment flanked by Ionic pilaster;
open well full height stair compartment with coved ceiling and lantern light, cut
string carved bracket stair with column balusters and newels; good 1st floor front
room panelling with enriched dado and cornice, marble chimneypiece, elaborately
modelled plasterwork to ceiling with cartouches and female masks etc, panelled 2nd
floor rooms with box cornices, and partially intact panelling to closet rooms etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.
Listing NGR: TQ2978481102
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