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5, Old Compton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428942

Location: Westminster, London, W1D

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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

OLD COMPTON STREET
TQ 2981 SE
58/101 No 5
II
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

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

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