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26, Upper Wimpole Street W1, Westminster

Description: 26, Upper Wimpole Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 207371

OS Grid Reference: TQ2848581787
OS Grid Coordinates: 528485, 181787
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5204, -0.1495

Location: Upper Wimpole Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 6 W1M 7TA

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1M 7TA

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Listing Text

44/24 (West side) W1
5.2.70 No 26
Corner terraced town house, c1900. Red brick with Portland stone and painted
stone dressings; slate roof. Free Style with "Queen Anne" and Renaissance
motifs. 4 storeys and basement. 2 window double gabled Upper Wimplole Street
front, 3 storey rectangular bay projecting across angle and 3-window return to
Weymouth Street with entrance. Cornice hooded doorway and bow window to ground
floor of return. Mullioned-transomed casements and sashes. Enrichments to
corner bay and to single storey adjoining rectangular bay window to Harley
Street, both with shaped parapets. Shaped copings to crowning gables and swept
parapet. Cast iron "Queen Anne" style area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ2848381787

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Source: English Heritage

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