History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

70-72, JERMYN STREET SW1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5074 / 51°30'26"N

Longitude: -0.1392 / 0°8'21"W

OS Eastings: 529234

OS Northings: 180362

OS Grid: TQ292803

Mapcode National: GBR DF.XT

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.JCRR

Plus Code: 9C3XGV46+X8

Entry Name: 70-72, JERMYN STREET SW1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 14 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407158

Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y

County: London

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 James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

Find accommodation in
Marylebone

Listing Text

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER JERMYN STREET, SW1
81/34
Nos 70 to 72 (consec)
14.1.70 (including Nos 21 to 24
Bury Street)
- II
Corner building of chambers and shops. Dated 1903, by Reginald
Morphew, sculpture by Gilbert Seale. Portland stone with some red
brick to Bury Street return, slate roof. Good Free Style Arts and
Crafts design. 5 storeys and dormered attic. Large gable and a
corner tower. 4 main bays. Ground floor retains original shop fronts
divided by piers with carved caps. Broad, segmental arched entrance to
upper floors off centre, the arch deeply moulded and with figure
sculpture set over. 2 shallow bows above, connected by balconies in
front of segmental arched window over main entrance and by cornice
below 4th floor. Stone mullioned iron framed leaded casements. Large
gable contains a 5 light window with colonettes. The square, battered
corner tower has a similar top floor window of 4 lights and is finished
off with a prominent bracketed cornice. Irregular return to Bury Street
with 2 pairs of bow windows and 2 smaller gables, similar fenestration
etc. Prominent corner site of which the design takes full advantage.
Survey of London; vol XXIX


Listing NGR: TQ2923980345

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.