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Latitude: 51.5017 / 51°30'6"N
Longitude: -0.1896 / 0°11'22"W
OS Eastings: 525756
OS Northings: 179643
OS Grid: TQ257796
Mapcode National: GBR 1H.MV
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.NJM3
Plus Code: 9C3XGR26+M5
Entry Name: 9, Young Street
Listing Date: 10 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356877
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473116
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W8
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Queen's Gate
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Abbots with Christ Church and St Philip Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2579 NE YOUNG STREET
Club, offices and living accommodation, originally solicitors office-with shop below. Built in 1905 by Frank Chesterton for the -solicitor Ernest Bird, builders T H Adamson of Putney, with leaded tights provided by Wainwright and Waring and internal plasterwork by G and A Brown Ltd. Arts and Crafts style. Red "Lawrence" bricks with Portland stone dressings and tiled roof with tall end brick and stone stacks. Three storeys attics and basement; two windows. Central gable with leaded light casement flanked by dormers with 12-pane sashes. First and second floors have paired three-light curved bays with mullioned and transomes and leaded lights. End leaded rainwater heads dated 1905. Central wrought iron shopsign. Ground floor has modiltion cornice and left side round-headed doorcase with cornice on brackets and pilasters and 5 deep fielded panels to door with semicircular fanlight. Shopfront has 3 further round -headed openings and three later C20 glazed doors.
INTERIOR: tesselated floor to ground floor left. Straight flight staircase with some balusters, first floor hardwood and glazed screen, gated reception area and Bird's office with decorative plasterwork. Residential accommodation above has original features including fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TQ2575679643
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