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13-21, Meard Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5131 / 51°30'47"N

Longitude: -0.1333 / 0°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 529632

OS Northings: 181006

OS Grid: TQ296810

Mapcode National: GBR GC.7R

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M7XC

Plus Code: 9C3XGV78+6M

Entry Name: 13-21, Meard Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418108

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1F

County: 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 Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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58/74; 71/7 (South Side)

Nos. 13 to 21 (odd)

Uniform terrace houses. 1732 by John Meard. Stock brick with red brick dressings,
slate roofs. 3 storeys, basements and dormered mansards. Each front 3 windows wide.
Doorways to left with wooden Doric pilasters supporting entablature with cornice,
framing architraved 6-panel doors and rectangular fanlights. No. 21, without
fanlight and with 8-panel door, no doubt the original pattern; plain mid C19 shop
front inserted to ground floor of No. 13. Flush framed sashes with later C19 glazing
in red brick dressings under flat gauged red brick arches except for rebuilt 2nd
floor of No. 15 where there are segmental arches. Parapets with stone copings but
that of No. 17 lowered and finished off with cornice. Wrought iron area railings
with poppy-head finials. Interiors fully panelled with closet wings, passage-halls
and dog leg staircases; Doric pilastered openings from passage to stairs which have
cut and bracket-shaped strings and Doric column turned balusters and newels, box
cornices etc. Part of the first phase of Meard Street, contemporary with No. 48 to
58 Broadwick Street.

Survey of London; Vol. XXXIII.

Listing NGR: TQ2963981009

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