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Carlton House

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5085 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.1341 / 0°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 529589

OS Northings: 180493

OS Grid: TQ295804

Mapcode National: GBR GF.2D

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.MBGX

Entry Name: Carlton House

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414796

Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y

County: 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

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 NE and SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER LOWER REGENT STREET,
71/93 ; 82/5 SW1, (West side)

22.11.73 Nos. 11A, 11B, 11C,11D
and 13 (Carlton House)
(formerly listed under
Regent Street)

Gv II

Block of offices and shops. c.1907 by F.E. Williams. Portland stone
ashlar with channelled pulvinated coursing to podium and smooth channelling
above, slate roof. Busy classical elevation with some Baroque details. 5
storeys and 2 tiers of dormers in roof. Symmetrical 6-window wide main
range with slightly advanced one-window entrance bays flanking and 2-window
extension to right. Podium ground floor with mezzanine has recessed
archivolt arched flanking doorways that of No. 11D with carved keystone;
mid to later C.20 shop fronts otherwise - all beneath dentil corniced
entablature. Upper floors have architraved sash windows with pediments on
2nd floor, the 6-window range with 3rd and 4th floor windows in archivolt
arched recesses flanked by Ionic pilasters carrying main bracketed
entablature; lower tier of attic windows to this range inserted in
tripartite arrangement in the parapet. The flanking entrance bays (and the
right hand extension) have swags to aprons of 3rd floor windows and above
entablature. 2 storeyed attics with open pedimented bay and crowning domes
surmounted by urns. Cast iron ornate balconettes to 2nd floor.


Listing NGR: TQ2959080483

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

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