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Description: 19-27, Upper Berkeley Street W1
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 207305
OS Grid Reference: TQ2770781223
OS Grid Coordinates: 527707, 181223
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5155, -0.1609
TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER BERKELEY STREET, W1
5.2.70 Nos. 19 to 27 (consec. )
Terrace of town houses. c.1800 Portman Estate development. Stock brick,
Nos. 20 to 24 and 26 and 27 with channelled stucco ground floor; concealed
slate roofs. 4 storeys and basements, Nos. 21 to 23 and 27 of 5 storeys.
3-window wide fronts apart from the double fronts of Nos. 19 and 27 with 5
and 4 windows respectively. Semicircular arched doorways, set to left in
3-window fronts; panelled doors in panelled jambs and with fluted heads;
Nos. 20 to 26 with side lights; Nos. 20, 22 and 25 retaining radial
patterned fanlights; No. 20 with elaborate cast iron porch. Recessed
sashes, Nos. 20 and 23 retaining glazing bars, under flat gauged arches;
No. 21 has mid C.19 canted bay to ground floor; the left hand ground floor
corner frontage of No. 27 has been altered. Stucco plat band over ground
floor and on No. 27 over 2nd floor; stucco string over 3rd floor of
Nos. 21 to 23. Crowning stucco cornices and blocking courses, except for
plain parapet copings of Nos. 24 and 26. Wrought iron balconettes to 1st
floor windows of Nos. 19, 26 and 27; the rest with continuous, geometric
patterned, cast iron, balconies. Cast iron area railings with urn
finials. No. 20 has G.L.C. plaque recording residence of Elizabeth
Listing NGR: TQ2770781223
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Source: English Heritage
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