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26, Westbourne Grove W2, Westminster

Description: 26, Westbourne Grove W2

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 207552

OS Grid Reference: TQ2566081196
OS Grid Coordinates: 525660, 181196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5157, -0.1904

Location: A4206, Paddington, Greater London W2 3DB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W2 3DB

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Listing Text

50/12 (north side)
5.2.70 No 26
Theatre, now commercial premises, Circa 1860. Painted stone or stucco. Balustraded attic.
Italianate style. 4 storeys, 4 bays. Arched ground floor windows and arched
entrance to second bay from right. Portrait roundels to spandrels. First floor
continuous round headed arcade; second and third floor windows paired in arched
reveals with portrait roundels between (including Queen Victoria and Prince
Albert). C20 casement windows except to ground floor left hand side, where 2
bays remain of orginal glazing with arched metal glazing bars. Modillion
cornice. Decorative capitals with naturalistic foliage to each stage. Built as a
Shakespearian Theatre.

Listing NGR: TQ2566081196

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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