History in Structure

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

17 and 19, Queen Anne's Gate Sw1

A Grade I Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5004 / 51°30'1"N

Longitude: -0.1332 / 0°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 529670

OS Northings: 179589

OS Grid: TQ296795

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.7B

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.MKX5

Entry Name: 17 and 19, Queen Anne's Gate Sw1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425000

Location: Westminster, London, SW1H

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 Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

Find accommodation in
Marylebone

Listing Text

TQ 2979 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER QUEEN ANNE'S GATE, SWl
91/37
24.2.58 Nos 17 and 19
G.V. I
Pair of terraced houses. c1700-04 as part of the original Queen Square
development and of one build with No 15 q.v. Brown brick with red dressings,
slate roofs. 3 storeys and basement, original dormers in steeply pitched,
hipped roof to No 17, later dormered mansard to No 19. Each 3 windows wide,
plus blind half-window. Entrances to right, approached by steps, retain
exceptional wood doorcases with panelled pilasters on pedestals and canopy
cornice-hoods with pendant finials carved with all over foliage enrichment.
Flush framed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged red brick arches, those on
1st and 2nd floors with carved mask keystones. Stone plat bands, continued from
No 15, over ground and 1st floors, as is original wood modillion eaves cornice.
Pedimental leaded casement dormers to No 17. Wrought iron area railings with
flambé torch finials. Interior largely intact to No 19, alterations to No 17,
and cut and carved string staircases with twisted balusters etc. Part of an
exceptional group of Queen Anne houses.
Survey of London; Vol X
R C H M


Listing NGR: TQ2966779584

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.