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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WHITE'S CLUB

List entry Number: 1264877

Location

WHITE'S CLUB, 37 AND 38, ST JAMES'S STREET SW1

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCity of WestminsterLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1958

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 426724

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History

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Details

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ST. JAMES'S STREET SW1 81/111 (East side) 24-2-58 Nos 37 and 38 (White's Club) GV I Gentlemen's Club. 1674, rebuilt 1787-88, probably by James Wyatt, altered in 1811 and front remodelled by Lockyer in 1852. Portland stone, slate roof. Victorian version of Palladian facade with some French motifs. 3 storeys, basement and dormered attic. 5 bays wide. Vermiculated and rusticated ground floor with flanking doorways and broad segmental bow window to centre (of 1811) with panelled pilasters dividing glazing bar sash lights. Upper floors, articulated by giant order of Ionic pilasters,have on 1st floor a large, central, semicircular arched window and flat arched windows to left and right with enriched friezes and pediments on consoles. Between pediments and 2nd floor windows are Gabriel style oval relief plaques wreathed with garlands,and the upper floors wall surface also has shallow banding and channelling in the French manner. The giant order carries a full entablature with balustraded parapet above the cornice. 1st floor cast iron balcony on brackets. Cast iron area railings. Good interior. Survey of London; vol XXX

Listing NGR: TQ2918380382

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: The Parish of St James Westminster Part 1 South of Piccadilly: Volumes 29 and 30 - Date: 1960 - Journal Title: Survey of London - Volume: 30

National Grid Reference: TQ 29183 80382

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