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2, John Adam Street WC2

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

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Latitude: 51.5096 / 51°30'34"N

Longitude: -0.1224 / 0°7'20"W

OS Eastings: 530395

OS Northings: 180629

OS Grid: TQ303806

Mapcode National: GBR JF.P1

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.TBN3

Plus Code: 9C3XGV5H+R2

Entry Name: 2, John Adam Street WC2

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 411453

ID on this website: 101275742

Location: Strand, Westminster, London, WC2N

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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(north side)
24.2.58 No. 2
G.V. II*
Terraced town house. c.1772-74 by Robert Adam. Brown brick with
rusticated stucco ground floor, slate roof. 3 storeys, attic storey,
basement. 3 windows wide continuing return of No. 18 Adam Street q.v.
Ground floor has semicircular arched entrance to right with vermiculated
voussoirs and jambs, panelled door and patterned fanlight, recessed sashes
with vermiculated heads and keystones. Upper floors have recessed sashes
under flat gauged arches. Bracketed cornice over ground floor. Main
cornice over 2nd floor, parapeted attic, Cast iron balconettes to 2nd
floor. Cast iron area railings with urn finials. Good interior with
geometrical staircase with wrought iron balusters, friezes, cornices etc.
Part of the Adam Brothers'Adelphi development.
survey of London; Vol. XVIII.

Listing NGR: TQ3038280625

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