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23, Wimpole Street W1, Westminster

Description: 23, Wimpole Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 207665

OS Grid Reference: TQ2858081585
OS Grid Coordinates: 528580, 181585
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5186, -0.1482

Location: Wimpole Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 8 W1M 7AD

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

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Listing Text

45/100 (East side)
5.2.70 No 23
Terraced town house, c1770 Portland Estate development. Stock brick with
channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 3-window
wide astylar front. Semicircular arched doorway to right; panelled doorway with
rosette decorated doorhead under fanlight. Recessed sashes with glazing bars
intact to ground floor, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Stucco string
over ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping. Late C19 cast iron balcony
across 1st floor. Tasselled spearhead finials to area railings. Interior
retains stone staircase with wrought iron scrolled balustrade and some
plasterwork, carved and statuary marble chimneypieces; etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2858381587

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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