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17, Savile Row W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5113 / 51°30'40"N

Longitude: -0.1405 / 0°8'25"W

OS Eastings: 529137

OS Northings: 180790

OS Grid: TQ291807

Mapcode National: GBR DD.MF

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.J82S

Plus Code: 9C3XGV65+GR

Entry Name: 17, Savile Row W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427055

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1S

County: 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 James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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No 17
Terrace house. c. 1733 with early and mid C19 alterations. Stucco
faced, slate roof. Originally 3 storeys and basement with 3rd floor
and gabled attic added. 3 windows wide. Doorway to right semi-
circular arched with beribboned bay-leaf architrave and a globe
lantern projecting up from fanlight. To the left a canted bay
window in recess, the cornice over on Egyptianised consoles.
Upper floors have casements and sashes in shallow architraves; 1st
and 2nd floor plat bands, cornices to 3rd and 4th floors and
hipped gable finished off with ornate weathervane. 1st floor cast
iron balcony supported by twisted iron columns. Wrought iron area
railings and original stone obelisks in front of doorway. Residence
of the architect George Basevi 1832-42 (L. C. C. plaque). Interior
similar to No 16 but considerably altered early C19 and C20 though
retaining mutilated dog leg staircase and panelled 1st floor front
room with enriched cornice. Part of the Burlington Estate.
Survey of London; vol XXXII

Listing NGR: TQ2913780789

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