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Latitude: 51.5075 / 51°30'27"N
Longitude: -0.1247 / 0°7'28"W
OS Eastings: 530245
OS Northings: 180397
OS Grid: TQ302803
Mapcode National: GBR JF.5S
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.SCGP
Entry Name: 33 and 34, Craven Street Wc2
Listing Date: 9 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066929
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209383
Location: Westminster, London, WC2N
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3080 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CRAVEN STREET, WC2
9.1.70 Nos. 33 and 34
Former pair of terraced town houses, as one since early to mid C.19.
1731, No. 33 built by Henry Flitcroft, with c.1792 and early C.19
alterations. Brown brick, channelled stucco facing to ground floor, red
brick window dressings, slate roof. 4 storeys (the top floor a c.1792
heightening) and basement. 6 windows wide (3 each as built). Closet
wing plan. Central square headed wide doorway with recessed, panelled
double doors and side lights under moulded doorhead and fanlight.
Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged red brick arches. Shallow
cornice-band finishing off ground floor stuccowork; parapet with coping,
returned to Craven Passage where there are blind windows. Cast iron area
railings, with spike finials. Interior retains some of original fielded
panelling and one staircase with cut and carved strings and turned
balusters, etc. Part of the Craven family's development of their
Brewhouse estate, laid out by Flitcroft.
Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.
Listing NGR: TQ3024580397
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