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42 and 43, Acacia Road Nw8, Westminster

Description: 42 and 43, Acacia Road Nw8

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 208488

OS Grid Reference: TQ2698383548
OS Grid Coordinates: 526983, 183548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5366, -0.1705

Location: Acacia Road, Paddington, Greater London NW8 6AP

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: NW8 6AP

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Listing Text


3/30 Nos 42 and 43


Semi-detached villas. c1830-40 Portland Estate St John's Wood villa
development. Stucco; slate roof. Italianate-Grecian. 3 storeys and
semi-basement. Each 2 windows wide. Architraved and consoled-corniced doorways
approached by steps. Recessed margin glazed sashes to ground and 1st floors and
glazing bar sashes to attic storey, in architraved surrounds with cornices and
consoles to ground floor. Doric pilaster order rises from plat band over
semi-basement to entablature over 1st floor; pilastered attic storey with
frieze beneath flat eaves of hipped roof. Flanking corniced chimney stacks.
Cast iron geometric window guards to ground floor. Similar villa type to the
adjoining Eyre Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ2698383548

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Source: English Heritage

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