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2, Soho Square W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5153 / 51°30'55"N

Longitude: -0.1331 / 0°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 529637

OS Northings: 181247

OS Grid: TQ296812

Mapcode National: GBR GB.8Z

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M5ZQ

Entry Name: 2, Soho Square W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427238

Location: Westminster, London, W1D

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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2981 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOHO SQUARE, W1
58/15
5.2.70 No. 2
GV II
Terrace house. c.1735 by John Sanger,carpenter. Stock brick, slate roof. 4
storeys. 3 windows wide. Ground floor has entrance to left with 5-panel door and
semicircular fanlight recessed in panelled reveals and soffit and with doorcase of
Doric columns, dosserets and open mutule pediment; pilastered display window with
entablature inserted to right late C19. Upper floors (the top are early C19
addition) have recessed sashes with C19 glazing, under flat gauged arches. Original
1st floor sill band cut by lowering of sills. Parapet with coping. Interior has
central top 1st stair well between main rooms and closet beyond; hall with corniced
doorcases, rear ground floor room with niches with finely carved shell-heads flanking
pair of carved scrolls that formerly framed fireplace; cut string staircase with 2
turned balusters per tread, column newels, swept handrail with bold curtail -
balustrade renewed above 1st floor; enriched cornices, doorcases etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.


Listing NGR: TQ2963481248

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