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50, Albemarle Street W1

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

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Latitude: 51.508 / 51°30'28"N

Longitude: -0.1411 / 0°8'27"W

OS Eastings: 529104

OS Northings: 180419

OS Grid: TQ291804

Mapcode National: GBR DF.HM

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.HCSB

Entry Name: 50, Albemarle Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208517

Location: Westminster, London, W1S

County: London

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 George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

No 50

Terraced town house, c. 1710-20. Stuccoed front with slate roof.
4 storeys basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide. Doorway
to right with stone doorcase with moulded cornice hood on carved
consoles. Revealed segmental arched sash windows, no glazing
bars, with keystones reaching up to plat bands above. Plat band
between each floor and bracketed main cornice. c. 1800 wrought iron
balconettes to 1st floor. Interior largely intact, doorcases,
dados, cornices etc. including fine staircase, open string with
carved brackets to tread ends, twisted balusters and mahogany
handrail swept to columnar newels. The house was the original
residence of John Murray, the founder of the publishers of that
name and has many literary associations.


Listing NGR: TQ2910480419

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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