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Albany Courtyard, Westminster

Description: Albany Courtyard

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208501

OS Grid Reference: TQ2927480520
OS Grid Coordinates: 529274, 180520
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5088, -0.1386

Location: 2 Albany Courtyard, Westminster, London W1J 0 W1X 3HF

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1X 3HF

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Listing Text


70/10 Albany Courtyard, Nos 1 to 6
24.2.58 (consec)
9.1.70 (No 6 only)

Flanking forecourt wings of Melbourne House, 1771-76, by Sir
William Chambers. Brown brick, slate roof. Each wing of 2
storeys and basement. 9 bays wide with centre 3 bays slightly
advanced and pedimented. Central doorways to each group of 3
bays, with stone doorcases, pulvinated friezes and pediments.
Revealed sash windows, no glazing bars, under flat gauged arches.
Ground floor stone sill band and stone band cornice below
parapet with coping. Part of rare surviving enclave of town
mansion, converted and extended as apartments by Henry Holland
in 1802-03.

Survey of London: vol XXXI
Sir William Chambers; John Harris.

Listing NGR: TQ2927480520

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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