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Description: 12, Upper Grosvenor Street W1
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 207330
OS Grid Reference: TQ2818080681
OS Grid Coordinates: 528180, 180681
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5105, -0.1543
TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER GROSVENOR
68/50 STREET, Wl
End of terrace town house. c.1728 by Benjamin Turnbull for himself,
early C.19 alterations and probably heightening. Stucco faced, slate
roof. 4 storeys and basement. 4 windows wide. Channelled ground
floor with entrance to left, 6-panel door with side lights and
patterned fanlight under square head; recessed sashes with channelling
struck to flat arches. Segmental arched architraved windows to 1st
and 2nd floors, those on 1st floor with pediments. Shallow corner
pilasters frame upper floor rising to crowning cornice and blocking
course; plat bands to 1st and 3rd floors. Early C.19 geometric
pattern cast iron balcony to 1st floor. Painted brick irregularly
windowed return to Park Street. Cast iron area railings with urn
finials. Interior retains probably original plan but principally
early C.19 features apart from early C.18 doors and doorcases in hall,
geometric staircase with iron balusters etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2818080681
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