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42-50, Upper Montagu Street W1, Westminster

Description: 42-50, Upper Montagu Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 207361

OS Grid Reference: TQ2772281786
OS Grid Coordinates: 527722, 181786
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5206, -0.1605

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1H 1FP

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Listing Text

5.3.73 Nos. 42 to 50 (even)
Terraced houses. c.1810-20, as part of J.T. Parkinson's Montagu Square
Portman Estate development. Stock brick, Nos. 46 and 48 with stuccoed
ground floor; concealed slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 2-window
wide fronts. Semicircular arched doorways to left, No. 48 with stucco
pilasters and entablature; panelled doors in reeded jambs and fanlights,
Nos. 42 and 50 retaining their original patterned glazing. Recessed
glazing bar sashes (the ground floor windows of No. 50 with stucco
architraves) with stucco reveals and flat gauged arches. Plat band
finishing off ground floor stuccowork of Nos. 46 and 48. Parapets with
stone copings. No. 42 has continuous, cast iron, geometric patterned 1st
floor balcony while the rest have similar balconettes to 1st floor
windows. Cast iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2772181792

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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