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Latitude: 51.5097 / 51°30'35"N
Longitude: -0.1515 / 0°9'5"W
OS Eastings: 528377
OS Northings: 180598
OS Grid: TQ283805
Mapcode National: GBR BD.5Z
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.B98Z
Entry Name: 34-42, SOUTH AUDLEY STREET W1 (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264595
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427417
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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
TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOUTH AUDLEY
68/71 STREET, W1
Nos.34 to 42
27-28 and 41 to
43 consec Mount
Corner block of houses, shops and public house. 1888-89 by
Thomas Verity. Banded red brick and pink terracotta, slate roofs.
Franco-Flemish and Jacobethan details. 4 main storeys, basement and
gabled or dormered attics; part of Mount Street elevation of 3 main
storeys only. Almost symmetrical composition 5 major bays wide to
South Audley Street, outer bays slightly advanced above ground floor,
oriel corner turret with copper dome, asymmetrical but similar return
of 4 bays to Mount Street with pair of gables to Nos. 27-28. Shop
fronts set in segmental arched openings, they and the doorways flanked
by enriched pilasters carrying an entablature surmounted by an iron
balustrade across both elevations. Upper floors have through storey
canted or flat fronted oriels with mullioned transomed lights, and
brick pilaster strips between the window bays. Terracotta cornices
and sill bands to each floor, the facades crowned by cornice and
parapet above which rise the elaborate Franco-Flemish gables.
Prominent chimney stacks.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2837780598
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