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1, Albert Gate Sw1, Westminster

Description: 1, Albert Gate Sw1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208521

OS Grid Reference: TQ2790479789
OS Grid Coordinates: 527904, 179789
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5026, -0.1586

Location: Albert Gate, Westminster, London SW1X 7 SW1X 7JU

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1X 7JU

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Listing Text


9.1.70 No 1


Mansion, now embassy. Mid C19. Painted stucco. Italianate style. Main block
of five storeys, three windows wide to Albert Gate; returns also three windows,
plus four-window three storey wing to rear. Rustication to ground floor.
Central entrance in Doric porch with paired columns. Windows square headed,
pedimented to first floor with flanking Corinthian half columns. Architraves to
upper windows. Windows mainly sashed, with small panes. Balconies to first and
second floors. Cornice of a pair with glazed mansard. Balustraded area. One of
a pair with 2 Albert Gate.

Listing NGR: TQ2790479789

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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