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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
Plus Code: 9C3XGR4X+RW
Entry Name: 1, South Audley Street W1
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264645
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427342
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 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER SOUTH AUDLEY
79/42 STREET, Wl
5.2.70 No. 1
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
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