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1-7, York Street W1, Westminster

Description: 1-7, York Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 207718

OS Grid Reference: TQ2793281808
OS Grid Coordinates: 527932, 181808
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5207, -0.1575

Location: 5 A41, Paddington, Greater London W1U 6 W1H 1FA

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

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Listing Text

5.3.73 Nos. 1 to 7 (odd)
Terraced town houses. c.1790-1800 Portman Estate development associated
with Baker Street. Stock brick, Nos. 3 and 5 with channelled stucco and
No. 7 with plain stucco ground floors; slate roofs, concealed on Nos. 1, 3
and 7. 4 storeys and basements, No. 5 with dormered mansard. 3 window
wide fronts except for 4-window front of No. 1. Semicircular arched
doorways to left; panelled doors; No. 1 with sidelights and radial
patterned fanlight; No. 3 with panelled jambs, doorhead with lion head
stops and plain fanlight; No. 5 with fluted head and jambs, plain
fanlight; No. 7 with moulded head and jambs, plain fanlight. Recessed
sashes, most with glazing bars under flat gauged red brick arches. Stucco
plat band continuous to 1st floor. Nos. 1 and 3 with stone coped
parapets; Nos. 3 and 5 with crowning stucco cornice and blocking course.
Nos. 1, 5 and 7 have continuous cast iron geometric patterned balconies to
1st floor. Cast iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2793281808

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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