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IoE Number: 359236
Location: 8-18 PERCY STREET (west side)
Photographer: Mr John Taylor
Date Photographed: 26 June 2002
Date listed: 28 June 1952
Date of last amendment: 28 June 1952
Grade II*

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SJ 3589 SE PERCY STREET(west side)L860/892No. 8 to 18

SJ 3589 SE PERCY STREET (west side) L8 60/892 No. 8 to 18 28.6.52 (even) G.V. II* Terrace of 6 houses.c.l830. Stone with slate roof. 2 storeys with attic storey and basement, 3 bays to each house, but end of 2 bays. Ground floor has channelled rustication. 1st floor sill bands, frieze and cornice over 1st floor, top frieze, cornice and blocking course. End houses break forward and have giant angle pilasters with unorthodox, basically Corinthian capitals with wreaths on frieze above; attic storey has paired flat pilasters, pediments have wreaths and acroteria. Ground floor windows have flat, panelled architraves and panelled architraves and panelled aprons. End windows have consoled pediments. 1st floor windows have panelled architraves, attic windows have recessed reveals. Windows sashed, most with glazing bars. Porches to entrances have antae with honeysuckle capitals and acroteria; those to Nos. 12 and 14 are paired. 1/2 glazed doors have complete overlights. Iron area railings have spear heads. Nos. 8 and 10 have iron 1st floor balconies. A fine terrace which contributes to one of the best streets in the city.

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