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Number 49 and 50 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5114 / 51°30'40"N

Longitude: -0.1544 / 0°9'15"W

OS Eastings: 528174

OS Northings: 180773

OS Grid: TQ281807

Mapcode National: GBR 9D.JD

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.88RQ

Entry Name: Number 49 and 50 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 15 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430070

Location: Westminster, London, 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 NW
68/108 No 49 and 50 and attached
Pair of terraced town houses, designed to appear as one house, now offices. 1907-8,
by Maurice Hulbert of Matthews, Rogers and Co, for the Grosvenor Estate. Portland
stone ashlar, channelled at ground floor level. Slated mansard roof with dormers,
central ones with pediments. Four storeys, attics and basement. Six, window range.
Central round-arched entrances with recessed part-glazed doors. Each ground floor
with a round-arched sash in a shallow round-arched niche with keystone flanked by
square-headed sashes. with keystones. Bracketted stone balcony at first floor level
with pierced and enriched' balustrade. Ionic pilasters, partly fluted, rise from
first to second floor level'supporting entablature with cartouches' in the frieze and
projecting cornice with modillion blocks above cartouches at third floor level;
channelled pilaster strips at angles terminating with cartouches. Enriched
architraved sashes; first floor central 'window to each house with pediment, others
with cornices; second floor with enriched keystones and enriched aprons except for
central aprons which are shaped and plain. Pilaster strips to third floor wibh
recessed, round-arched panels. Projecting cornice surmounted by stone balustrade.
-Attached elaborate cast iron railings to areas. Interiors not inspected butbelieved
to retain panelled and decorated rooms. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ2817480773

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

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