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61 and 62, Wimpole Street W1, Westminster

Description: 61 and 62, Wimpole Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 207677

OS Grid Reference: TQ2854581600
OS Grid Coordinates: 528545, 181600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5187, -0.1487

Location: 58 Wimpole Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 8 W1M 7DE

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

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Listing Text

45/99 (West side)
Nos 61 and 62
Terraced town houses. c.1770-80 Portland Estate development. Stock brick
with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roofs. 4 storeys and basements.
3-window wide astylar fronts. Semicircular arched doorways adjoining to left
and right, No 61 with stuccoed Doric columned porch and balustrade, and No 62
with spaced vermiculated rustications; panelled doors, side lights and fanlights
in plain Venetian composition. Recessed sashes, those on ground floor of No 61
with vermiculated dressings, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat
band ovejgrcwd floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping. No 61 has bracketed
balustraded 1st floor balcony and No 62 has cast iron balconette on stucco brackets.
Spear head area railings to No 61, No 62 with c.1900 railings, with tall urn-
capped neo-Georgian standards. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2854681604

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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