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28, South Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5082 / 51°30'29"N

Longitude: -0.1519 / 0°9'6"W

OS Eastings: 528356

OS Northings: 180422

OS Grid: TQ283804

Mapcode National: GBR BF.2J

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BC26

Entry Name: 28, South Street W1

Listing Date: 18 September 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427265

Location: Westminster, Greater London Authority, 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 STREET, Wl
79/16 (south side)
18.9.75 No.28
G.V. II
Former stables rebuilt as small town house. 1902-03 by Detmar Blow
with some internal detailing by his future partner Fernand Billerey.
Stone dressed red brick, slate roof. Late C.17 English vernacular
revival with quoins, modillion eaves cornice and prominent dormers. 3
storeys, basement and attic. 5 windows wide. Central entrance with
stone architrave doorcase with scrolled open pediment. Nearly flush
framed glazing bar sash windows with flat gauged rubbed brick arches
and keystones. Modillion bracketed eaves. Barrel vaulted sashed
dormers. Flanking corniced chimney stacks. Elaborate rather French
inspired ironwork ramped between finialed, panelled standards, to
area. Fine quality Arts and Crafts workmanship in the detailing of
the front. Well executed interiors with spacious timber staircase in
the late C.17 manner.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2835680422

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