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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236367
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427335
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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
TQ 2880 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOUTH STREET, Wl
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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