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94- 114,118 to 124, Baker Street W1, Westminster

Description: 94- 114,118 to 124, Baker Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208575

OS Grid Reference: TQ2797581887
OS Grid Coordinates: 527975, 181887
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5214, -0.1568

Location: 6 Porter Street, Paddington, Greater London W1U 6 W1M 1LD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1M 1LD

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Listing Text

24.6.83 Nos. 94 to 114 (even) and
9.1.70 (No 120) 118 to 124 (even)

Terrace of town houses with later shop fronts. c.1789, Portman Estate
development; Nos. 94 to 98 and No. 122 facsimile rebuilds. Yellow stock
brick with Coade stone dressings; slate roofs. Symmetrical, finely
proportioned terrace with Nos. 108 and 110 slightly advanced and slightly
taller as central pavilion. 4 storeys, including attic storey, with
dormered mansards to Nos. 108 to 114. Each front 3 windows wide. Mid to
later C.20 shop fronts on ground floor but No. 108 retains original
entrance to centre with panelled door, half columns and radial patterned
fanlight recessed in semicircular arched opening with spaced vermiculated
Coade voussoirs, quoins and mask keystone and swagged imposts. Recessed
glazing bar sashes, under flat gauged arches to 2nd and 3rd floors, those
on main 1st floor semicircular arched and recessed for one order with
linking impost string creating arcaded effect. 1st floor sill band;
anthemion ornamented band course over 2nd floor, the central pavilion with
animal mask and festoon pattern; mutule cornice and blocking course to
attic storey. No. 100 has 1st floor, geometrical patterned cast iron
balconettes. The terrace balances Nos. 105 to 115 (odd) q.v. opposite.
No. 120 has G.L.C, plaque recording residence of William Pitt the Younger.

Listing NGR: TQ2797581887

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Source: English Heritage

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