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Latitude: 51.5137 / 51°30'49"N
Longitude: -0.1297 / 0°7'46"W
OS Eastings: 529878
OS Northings: 181074
OS Grid: TQ298810
Mapcode National: GBR HC.1K
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P6SY
Plus Code: 9C3XGV7C+F4
Entry Name: 5, Old Compton Street
Listing Date: 22 May 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237598
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428942
Location: Westminster, London, W1D
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
OLD COMPTON STREET
TQ 2981 SE
58/101 No 5
House, now restaurant and flats. Late C17, early C19 and later alterations.
Colourwashed brick facade, rear wall in early brickwork. Tiled mansard roof,
behind parapet to front. Central brick stack. 4 storeys, raised from three.
Ground floor doorway with moulded architrave beneath overlight; semi-circular
blind fanlight above. Restaurant window and entrance. First floor pair'of
--casements, 2nd floor pair of sashes, upper floor tall narrow sashes to each side
of paired sash. Rear wall, extending behind general building line, of original
early stock brickwork, but with Fletton returns. First floor flush frame
windows with later sashes. Interior: Remains of stair rising against stack
have moulded ramped rail, turned newels, stick balusters, some matchboard
panelling to stairwell and to upper floor room, some now boarded over. Notable
for the survival of the early vernacular plan form in the area, said to retain
some timber framing.
Listing NGR: TQ2987881074
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