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10, Hertford Street W1

A Grade I Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5056 / 51°30'20"N

Longitude: -0.1479 / 0°8'52"W

OS Eastings: 528639

OS Northings: 180148

OS Grid: TQ286801

Mapcode National: GBR BG.ZF

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.DF54

Entry Name: 10, Hertford Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210161

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

County: London

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 George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

24.2.58 No 10
Terraced town house. c.1768-69 as part of the development of the south
side of Hertford Street by the elder Henry Holland (builder, of Fulham)
with his son, in partnership with John Eldridge - interior by Robert
Adam for General Burgoyne 1769-71. Brown brick with stuccoed ground
floor, slate roof. 4 storeys, including attic storey, on basement. 3
windows wide. Entrance to left with panelled door and side lights under
segmental fanlight, in stucco surround with archivolt and cornice over.
Recessed sashes, no glazing bars under flat gauged arches. Moulded stone
cornice over 2nd floor and attic parapet with coping. C19 cast iron
balconettes to 1st floor. Wrought iron area railings with lampstandards.
Fine Adam interior, drawings for which are in the Soane Museum, with
enriched and painted plaster ceilings and mouldings, elegant stone staircase
with wrought iron balustrade. The house was the residence of General
("Gentleman Johnny") Burgoyne and R. B. Sheridan.
Dictionary of British Architects; Howard Colvin
Henry Holland, His Life and Architecture: Dorothy Stroud.

Listing NGR: TQ2863980148

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