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20-24, Shaftesbury Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5108 / 51°30'39"N

Longitude: -0.1336 / 0°8'0"W

OS Eastings: 529618

OS Northings: 180752

OS Grid: TQ296807

Mapcode National: GBR GD.5L

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M9R4

Entry Name: 20-24, Shaftesbury Avenue

Listing Date: 1 February 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427105

Location: Westminster, Greater London Authority, W1J

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 CITY OF WESTMINSTER SHAFTESBURY AVENUE
71/201
1/2/1974 Nos 20-24 (even)
(formerly No 22)
GV II
Commercial building. Circa 1900. Red brick, some red sandstone, slated
mansard. Free Dutch manner. 4 main storeys plus attic. 14 main bays with
Dutch gable over 3 left hand bays and over bays 8, 9 and 10. Segmental
pedimented doorways with red sandstone surrounds to first, ninth and after
fourteenth bays. Corinthian pilasters backing second and third floors to bays 8,
9 and 10 Square-headed casement windows except to top storey, which is
round-headed. Richly carved brick frieze above second floor to outer bays;
cornice above third floor. Dutch gableddormers; corner tower to right with
pointed roof. Bay windowed timber shopfronts to ground floor with curved plate
glass and arched lights over. Return to right in red sandstone.


Listing NGR: TQ2961880752

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

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