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1-15, Wilton Crescent Sw1, Westminster

Description: 1-15, Wilton Crescent Sw1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 207643

OS Grid Reference: TQ2806379504
OS Grid Coordinates: 528063, 179504
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5000, -0.1564

Location: 6 Wilton Crescent, Westminster, London SW1X 8 SW1X 8RN

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1X 8RN

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Listing Text

88/1 97/1

11.2.85 (No 13) Nos 1 to 15 (consec)


Quadrant of houses, forming western part of crescent. Earlier C19, refronted
early C20 by Balfour and Turner. Portland stone faced, with brick and stucco
return to No 1. Roofs not visible. Three storeys, with attics to Nos 2 to 14.
Each house 2 windows wide. Entrances to left. Balconies with prominent brackets
and wrought iron railings to first floor, which also has applied Doric pilasters
between the windows and subsidiary cornice over. Second and third floors united
by paired Ionic pilasters set between houses. Heavy modillion cornice. Nos 2 to
14 with balustrade finished with urns to Nos 2 and 14. Nos 1 and 15 have dipped
parapets each with ball finial. Windows and doors square headed with
architraves. Windows mainly sashed, retaining glazing bars; French windows to
first floor. Entrance to No 1 to left return with projecting stuccoed porch.
Panelled doors (various); decorative fanlights. Area railings with Arts and
Crafts detailing. Part of planned layout with Nos 16 to 30 Wilton Crescent, qv.

Listing NGR: TQ2806379504

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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