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Latitude: 51.5077 / 51°30'27"N
Longitude: -0.125 / 0°7'30"W
OS Eastings: 530218
OS Northings: 180420
OS Grid: TQ302804
Mapcode National: GBR JF.2P
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.SC8J
Entry Name: 38, Craven Street Wc2
Listing Date: 9 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066931
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209387
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 No. 38
Terraced town house. c.1731 with c.1792 alterations. Brown brick with
red brick window dressings, channelled stucco ground floor, slate roof.
4 storeys (top floor c.1792 heightening). C.19 dormered mansard and
basement. 3 windows wide. Closet wing plan. Elliptical arched doorway
to left in plain stucco surround, recessed panelled door and patterned
fanlight. Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged red brick
arches. Cornice-band finishing off ground floor stuccowork; parapet with
coping. 1st floor cast iron geometrical pattern balcony. Cast iron area
railings with urn finials. Interior largely intact with fielded
panelling and cornices; fluted Doric pilastered screen from hall to
panelled stairwell with the usual staircase with 3 grouped balusters per
tread; the ground floor front and back rooms connected by wide opening
flanked by fluted Doric pilasters carrying entablature; etc. Part of the
Craven family's C.18 development of their Brewhouse estate, laid out by
Survey of London; Vol. XVIII.
Listing NGR: TQ3021880420
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