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Latitude: 51.5132 / 51°30'47"N
Longitude: -0.1328 / 0°7'58"W
OS Eastings: 529666
OS Northings: 181021
OS Grid: TQ296810
Mapcode National: GBR GC.CQ
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.N758
Entry Name: 1-7, Meard Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1222744
English Heritage Legacy ID: 418106
Location: Westminster, London, W1F
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 Anne Soho
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER MEARD STREET, W1
58/76 (South Side)
Nos. 1 to 7 (odd)
Uniform terrace houses. c.1732 by John Meard. Brown stock brick with red brick
dressings, stuccoed ground floor, slate roof. 4 storeys, and basement. Each front 3
windows wide with wider piers to party walls between Nos. 1 and 3 and 5 and 7.
Mock-jointed stucco ground floor up to 1st floor sill band. Doorways to left and right
on Nos. 1 and 7 and paired between Nos. 3 and 5; wooden architrave doorcases flanked
by thin panelled strips and boldly carved consoles supporting cornice - hoods, 6
panel door and rectangular fanlights, panelled key blocks rising to cornice bed
moulds. Flush framed sashes with later C19 glazing in red brick dressings under flat
gauged red brick arches. Parapet with coping. Wrought iron area railings with urn
finials. Interiors fully panelled on conventional passage hall dog leg staircase
plan with closet wing. Nos. 3 and 5 have mirror plan; Doric pilasters frame opening
from passage to stairwell, open string carved tread ends to stairs with Doric turned
balusters and newels; box cornice etc, See also the contemporary Nos. 67 to 70 Dean
Street by Meard.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.
Listing NGR: TQ2966481021
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