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1, South Audley Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5071 / 51°30'25"N

Longitude: -0.1502 / 0°9'0"W

OS Eastings: 528475

OS Northings: 180302

OS Grid: TQ284803

Mapcode National: GBR BF.GY

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BDY1

Entry Name: 1, South Audley Street W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427342

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

TQ 2880 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOUTH AUDLEY
79/42 STREET, Wl
5.2.70 No. 1
G.V. II
Large terraced house. c.1878-79 by F.P. Cockerell, completed by G.
Aitchison, junior. Red brick with lavish cut and moulded brick
ornament, slate roof. Lively Renaissance detailing in delicate
shallow relief. 3 tall storeys and basement, with dormered mansard.
2 major bays and 3 secondary niche bays. Projecting archivolt arched
pilastered brick porch with panelled and balustraded parapet all in
brick. 2 storeyed bay window with basket handle arched sash lights in
brick architraves, richly modelled friezes etc. Niche bays have
windows on 1st floor with 2 lights to left and 3 lights to right and
same arches, sculpted niches above. String courses and elaborated
entablature with balustraded parapet broken by 2 brick dormers with
shaped pediments. Prominent chimney stacks. Short south return with
similar detail. Decorative ironwork railing to 1st floor balcony.
Distinctive elaboration to ironwork of area railings. Interiors
partly altered but with continuation of richly modelled Renaissance
rinceaux-putti detailing to mouldings, cornices etc , elaborated
ironwork to staircase balustrade etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2847580302

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

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