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9 and 10, Henrietta Street Wc2

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

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Latitude: 51.5111 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.1235 / 0°7'24"W

OS Eastings: 530316

OS Northings: 180794

OS Grid: TQ303807

Mapcode National: GBR JD.FH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.T82Z

Entry Name: 9 and 10, Henrietta Street Wc2

Listing Date: 15 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210148

Location: Westminster, London, WC2E

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 Paul Covent Garden

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

15.1.73 Nos. 9 and 10
Pair of terrace houses. 1726-27 in two builds, front of No. 10 refaced in
1855 by James Lockyer and No. 9 to match in 1861. Painted Portland cement
render and dressings, slate roofs. 4 storeys and basements. Each of 3
windows wide. Ground floors with mid C.20 shop fronts under
entablature-fascia. Upper floors have recessed Victorian sashes in plain
architraves with cornices on consoles to 1st floor and moulded heads to 2nd
floor. Sill bands; moulded dentil crowning cornice and balustraded
parapet. The interior of No. 9 retains original cut and carved string
staircase, in panelled well, with 3 twisted balusters per tread and column
newels, simplified with turned balusters and panelling to dado only above
2nd floor landing; pilastered opening, with coffered soffit to
cornice-beam, between hall and stairs; panelled 2nd and 3rd floor rooms,
the latter with carved chimneypiece to front etc. No. 10 also retains
staircase, cut string with differing turned balusters grouped as 2 per
tread, panelled well, 2nd floor rooms with panelling and box cornices, Adam
style chimney piece to rear room etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXVI.

Listing NGR: TQ3032880782

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