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Latitude: 51.4966 / 51°29'47"N
Longitude: -0.127 / 0°7'37"W
OS Eastings: 530115
OS Northings: 179184
OS Grid: TQ301791
Mapcode National: GBR HK.NN
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.RN71
Entry Name: Numbers 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10 and 11, Lord North Street
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1274699
English Heritage Legacy ID: 414463
Location: Westminster, London, SW1P
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 Stephen Rochester Row
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 3079 SW
CITY OF WESTMINSTER
LORD NORTH STREET, SW1
Nos. 2,4,5,7,8,10, and 11
Terrace of houses. c.1720-25, the only alteration being the combining of some of the former individual houses as one, accounting for the missing Nos.1,3,6 and 9, but retaining the original doorways except for the former No. 6.
Brown brick, tiled roofs. Three storeys, basements and dormered mansards. Each original front three windows wide but No. 7 with four. Entrances principally to left and right of pairs of houses on mirror plan. Wooden architrave doorcases and panelled doors; Nos. 4, 7 and 11 have carved console brackets to cornice hoods with panelled soffits. Flush framed glazing bar sash windows under red brick segmental arches, a few blind. Brick plat bands to first floor; parapets with stone copings. Fine wrought iron original area railings with scrollwork supporting torch extinguishers in a number of cases, and urn finials.
The interiors, although having undergone various degrees of alteration-restoration, retain substantial elements of their panelling, including passage halls and in most cases original staircases, dog-legged with cut and carved strings above, turned balusters, etc. Part of an exceptionally well preserved enclave of early C18 housing together with Barton and Cowley Streets and the surviving original parts of Smith Square q.v.
Listing NGR: TQ3011679210
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