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47, Maddox Street, including workshops to rear

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5124 / 51°30'44"N

Longitude: -0.1438 / 0°8'37"W

OS Eastings: 528903

OS Northings: 180904

OS Grid: TQ289809

Mapcode National: GBR CD.W1

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G7BY

Plus Code: 9C3XGV64+WF

Entry Name: 47, Maddox Street, including workshops to rear

Listing Date: 2 October 1987

Last Amended: 11 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415213

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1S

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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No 47, including workshops to rear


Built as commercial premises. 1892 by W.A Williams for William Cooling, tailor. Yellow stock brick with facade entirely faced in rich biscuit-coloured ceramic brick and tile, in free Flemish style - York stone, Portland stone and red brick dressings. Welsh slate roof. Rear wall in white glazed brick.

Five storeys. Original shop front on ground floor with small panes above transom and window curved to left hand entrance and of iron with mahogany fittings. Fanlights in brilliant cut glass. Above, single canted bay window is jettied out to first and second floors with balustrade in front of the third floor which has a pair of round headed casement windows. Tall Dutch gable crowned by segmental pediment with finial, and flanked by a pair of heraldic beasts. Heavy cast iron railings to basement area.

Interior: Shop ceiling in exuberant ornamental fibrous plaster, plaster moulded cornices. Contemporary workshops to rear similarly but plainly detailed. Still used for original function.

Listing NGR: TQ2890380904

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