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West House, Kensington and Chelsea

Description: West House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 203600

OS Grid Reference: TQ2511480160
OS Grid Coordinates: 525114, 180160
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5065, -0.1986

Location: 80 Peel Street, Kensington, Greater London W8 7AP

Locality: Kensington and Chelsea
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W8 7AP

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Listing Text

25/5 (east side)

No 118
(West House)


1877-8. Norman Shaw. House for George Henry Boughton. Now converted to flats. Red
brick, stone dressings and some tile-hanging. Tiled roofs. Three to 4 storeys and
attic. Three main bays, the outer advanced as crosswings with gables (the lefthand
one rebuilt). Two-storey canted bay window to right hand side. Entrance to left hand,
pilastered, with segmental arch; cut brick details. Relieving arch to ground floor
centre with window under. Windows mullioned and transomed. Tall chimneys. Area
wall. Return to Peel Street also gabled. Some alterations.
Interior not seen.
Andrew Saint:- Richard Norman Shaw.
[Survey of London Vol XXVI.]

Listing NGR: TQ2511480160

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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