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23, South Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond, London

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Latitude: 51.5084 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.152 / 0°9'7"W

OS Eastings: 528349

OS Northings: 180451

OS Grid: TQ283804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.1F

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BB0Z

Plus Code: 9C3XGR5X+96

Entry Name: 23, South Street W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427335

Location: Westminster, London, W1K

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

79/12 (north side)
5.2.70 No. 23
Terraced house on corner and part of Balfour Mews development.
1898-99 by Balfour and Turner with addition of shallow projecting 2
storey entrance bay in 1913 approved by Thackeray Turner, to make
No. 23 properly a "mews house". Fine quality red brick with stone
dressings, tiled roof, in Balfour and Turner restrained late Queen
Anne Arts and Crafts idiom. 2 storeys,basement and dormered attic.
Irregular front with shallow parapeted entrance bay next to corner
with rusticated pilastered doorway flanked by high set small segmental
arched flush framed windows and with one flush framed glazing bar sash
window to 1st floor. Recessed right hand part has 3 closely set flush
framed glazing bar sashes with segmental arches on ground floor, flat
arches on 1st floor. Deep bracketed stone eaves cornice, 2 large
gabled dormers. Gabled return to mews with brown glazed brick ground
floor and 3 light windows under segmental arches with rusticated
dressings to reveals. Tall panelled brick and stone chimney stacks.
Arts and Crafts ironwork to area-railings. Part of Balfour and
Turner's redevelopment of this part of the Estate. See also Nos. 3
and 4 Aldford Street and Balfour Mews.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2834980451

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