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23-27, York Street W1, Westminster

Description: 23-27, York Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 207719

OS Grid Reference: TQ2785981780
OS Grid Coordinates: 527859, 181780
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5205, -0.1585

Location: 27 A41, Paddington, Greater London W1U 6 W1H 1PY

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

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Listing Text

5.3.73 Nos. 23 to 27 (odd)
Terraced houses. c.1810-20 Portman Estate development associated with
Gloucester Place. Stock brick with stuccoed ground floors; concealed
slate roofs. 4 storeys and basement. 2-window wide fronts. Doorways to
right; Nos. 23 and 25 semicircular arched with panelled doors in reeded
jambs and reeded heads under patterned fanlights; No. 27 segmental arched
with panelled door and fanlight, flanked by inset Greek Doric columns
carrying dentil cornice doorhead. Recessed sashes, No. 27 with glazing
bars intact, under gauged flat arches to upper floors. Stuccowork
finished off with plat band at 1st floor level. Crowning stucco cornice
and blocking course. Nos. 23 and 25 have continuous cast iron geometric
patterned balconies to 1st floor. Cast iron area railings with urn

Listing NGR: TQ2785981780

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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