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5 and 6, Wimpole Street W1, Westminster

Description: 5 and 6, Wimpole Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 207659

OS Grid Reference: TQ2863581410
OS Grid Coordinates: 528635, 181410
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5170, -0.1475

Location: Wimpole Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 9 W1M 7AB

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

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Listing Text

56/28 (east side)
Nos 5 and 6
Terrace houses. c.1785 with some alterations. Brown brick and stucco, slate roofs.
Four storeys and basements. Each of 3 windows wide. Ground floors have rusticated
stucco work. The doorway of No 6 altered later C20 but No 5 retains unaltered central
doorway in stucco architrave with pulvinated frieze and consoles to cornice over.
Revealed sashes with later C19 glazing, under flat gauged arches to upper floors.
Moulded cornice at third floor level, parapet with coping. Interior altered late
1880s with reset linenfold panelling in hall.

Listing NGR: TQ2863681406

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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