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Latitude: 51.5085 / 51°30'30"N
Longitude: -0.1305 / 0°7'49"W
OS Eastings: 529834
OS Northings: 180499
OS Grid: TQ298804
Mapcode National: GBR GF.VD
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PBBX
Entry Name: 5, Suffolk Street Sw1
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237160
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428375
Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2980 SE and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER SUFFOLK STREET, SWl
71/104 : 82/10
5.2.70 No 5
Terraced house. c1826 by G Ledwell Taylor as part of Nash's Suffolk
Street-Suffolk Place development. Stucco, slate roof. 3 storeys, attic storey
and basement. 2 windows wide. Channelled ground floor with channelling struck
to semicircular arched openings: recessed panelled door with fanlight to left
and recessed glazing bar sash window to right. Recessed glazing bar sashes,
those on 1st and 2nd floors with architraves and the full length 1st floor ones
with pediments on consoles. Block cornice over ground floor, main dentil
cornice over 2nd floor and crowning cornice to attic. Bowed cast iron
balconettes to 1st floor. Cast iron spear head area railings. The demolished
No 4 was of the same design and Ledwell Taylor was probably introduced through
his friendship with Edward Cresy who built No 6 for himself. Important survival
of street architecture in Nash's Regent Street manner.
Survey of London: Vol XX.
John Nash : John Summerson
Dictionary of British Architects; Howard Colvin
Listing NGR: TQ2983480499
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