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42-50, York Street W1, Westminster

Description: 42-50, York Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 207713

OS Grid Reference: TQ2774881775
OS Grid Coordinates: 527748, 181775
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5205, -0.1601

Location: Thornton Place, Paddington, Greater London W1H 1 W1H 1FN

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1H 1FN

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Listing Text

5.3.73 Nos. 42 to 50(even)
Terraced houses. c.1810-20 Portman Estate development. Stock brick with
channelled stucco ground floors; concealed slate roofs. 4 storeys and
basements. 2-window wide fronts. Semicircular arched ground floor
windows and doorway to right; panelled doors in reeded jambs and moulded
heads, fanlights retaining radial patterning at Nos. 46 and 48. Recessed
sashes, the ground floor windows retaining glazing bars and radial glazing
to heads, except for No. 50, with channelling struck to arches; the upper
floor sashes, some retaining glazing bars, under flat gauged arches.
Stuccowork finished off with plat band at 1st floor level. Crowning
stucco cornice and blocking course, except for parapet with coping at
No. 42. continuous-cast iron geometric patterned balconies to 1st floor.
cast iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2775381778

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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