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58-59, South Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5086 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.1497 / 0°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 528506

OS Northings: 180470

OS Grid: TQ285804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.KD

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.CB7W

Entry Name: 58-59, South Street

Listing Date: 23 July 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432180

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

1900-/80/10008 Nos 58-59
Mews house and garage linked to no. 36 Hill Street (qv) by an
underground corridor. Mid C18, early C19 garden front, remodelled c
1936 by Sir E Lutyens. Rendered brick; central bay articulated by
mannerist feature of disappearing pilasters separating 3 1st-floor
windows; outer pilasters with outer edge only which extends to, and
joins, a foundation plinth. Slate hipped roof with central pediment
and moulded eaves cornice. 2 storeys, 6 windows. Central bay with 2
architraved, recessed entrances having cornice woods and part-glazed,
panelled doors flanking a circle-in square window. To left, a further,
recessed entrance having a part-glazed, panelled door and 2-light
window with small panes above. 12-pane sashes. Garden front early C19
of darkened yellow stock brick with red brick dressings. Round-arched
openings to ground floor. Entrance with panelled door having narrow
side -lights and radial fanlight. Recessed sashes with thick glazing
bars. Interior has a mid C18 staircase with urn and baluster posts,
square newels and broad hand rail; mid C18 door and doorcase to 1st
floor. Lutyens' extensive and fully-documented remodelling includes
a Chinese-style latticed stair and a good living room looking out onto
a sunken garden, also designed by Lutyens.

Listing NGR: TQ2850680470

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

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