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108-136, Westbourne Terrace, Westminster

Description: 108-136, Westbourne Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 207569

OS Grid Reference: TQ2624981350
OS Grid Coordinates: 526249, 181350
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5170, -0.1819

Location: Westbourne Terrace, Paddington, Greater London W2 6QT

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W2 6QT

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Listing Text

51/8 (south-west side)
5.2.70 Nos 108 to 136
Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1840. Probably by William King and William
Kingdom. Stucco. Some slate mansards. 4 storeys, some attic mansards but full
attic storeys to centre 5 houses and end pairs. Each house 2 windows wide.
Centre 5 houses and end pairs break forward slightly with rusticated quoins.
Channelling to ground floor. Projecting Greek Doric porches. Panelled studded
doors. Continuous first floor bombé balcony to first floor windows, originally
pedimented (mostly removed) and flanked by fluted Corinthian columns.
Second floor windows corniced. All windows architraved above ground floor.
Mostly sashes, plate glass. Guilloche band above second floor. Rich dentil
cornice above third floor (simplified) and subsidiary cornice to attic. Cast
iron area railings. Returns to left and right, with 2 storey semicircular bow
windows. Integral part of grand scheme with other houses in Westbourne Terrace.
The London Encyclopedia, B Weinreb and C Hibbert (Eds), 1983, p.942.

Listing NGR: TQ2624981350

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Source: English Heritage

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