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12, St James's Square Sw1

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

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Latitude: 51.5076 / 51°30'27"N

Longitude: -0.1365 / 0°8'11"W

OS Eastings: 529426

OS Northings: 180387

OS Grid: TQ294803

Mapcode National: GBR FF.JR

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.LC6M

Entry Name: 12, St James's Square Sw1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426606

Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y

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 James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESMINSTER ST. JAMES'S SQUARE SW1
81/97
5.2.70 No 12
GV II
Terraced town house. 1836,attributed to Thomas Cubitt. Stuccoed
brick with slate roof; Italianate facade. 4 storeys, basement and
attic. Broad large scale front. 3 windows wide. Rusticated
arcaded ground floor with Doric columned porch to right, semicircular
arched ground floor windows with rustication struck to arches. Upper
floor windows have architraves, those on 1st floor with consoled
dentil pediments, the 3rd floor windows set between the console
brackets supporting the boldly modelled cornice with blocking course;
chamfered quoins to upper floors; entablature of porch carried
across ground floor with scrolled console brackets supporting
balustraded balcony; guilloche moulded plat band to 2nd floor. Cast
iron area railings. Interior has Grecian detailing, best preserved in
staircase,overlaid with Rococo later C19 decor in grand manner .
Top lit enfilade of ground floor rooms beyond staircase hall, fine
reset mid C18 chimney piece .
Survey of London; vol XXIX


Listing NGR: TQ2941680406

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