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Leighton House, Kensington and Chelsea

Description: Leighton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 203946

OS Grid Reference: TQ2482279271
OS Grid Coordinates: 524822, 179271
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4986, -0.2032

Location: Holland Park Road, Kensington, Greater London W14 8LZ

Locality: Kensington and Chelsea
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W14 8LZ

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Listing Text

No 12
(Leighton House)


Now museum. Lord Leighton's house and gallery, 1866-1896. Designed by Prof G
Aitchison. Two blocks. House red brick, with Turkish tiled dome on projection to left
and heavy modillion cornice to right part of house. Gallery later, connected but
detached. Brown brick. Very fine interiors.

Listing NGR: TQ2482279271

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Source: English Heritage

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