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Number 38 Including Area Railings and Pair of Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5084 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.1504 / 0°9'1"W

OS Eastings: 528454

OS Northings: 180454

OS Grid: TQ284804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.DF

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BBTZ

Entry Name: Number 38 Including Area Railings and Pair of Piers

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427336

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

No 38 including area
railings and pair of piers
Substantial town mansion. Dated 1920. Wimperis, Simpson and J Murray Easton.
Red handmade brick. Portland stone dressings. Steep pantiled mansard to
parapet. 2 storeys plus attic plus 2 tiers of dormers, 9 bays. Central entrance
in projecting stone faced enclosed porch with Ionic half columns and pilasters
and prominent keystone; broken scrolly pediment with dated cartouche set in outer
open pediment of painted lead. Panelled door. Giant pilaster strips to corners
and between second and third and seventh and eighth bays, rising from ground to
first floor and echoed in attic. Square headed windows to ground and first
floors, with intermediate circular windows to outer pairs of bays. Windows to
attic mainly segmental headed, but circular to third, fifth and seventh bays.
Gauged heads; flush frames, glazing bars. Enriched modillion cornice above first
floor; parapet; elaborate torch finials above pilasters to parapet. Lower
dormers segmental headed, corniced, upper comprising square headed triplets;
sashes, glazing bars. Cast and wrought iron area railings with pair of Portland
stone piers with pineapple finials to either end. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2845480454

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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