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Description: 23-45, Balcombe Street Nw1
Date Listed: 5 February 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 208580
OS Grid Reference: TQ2760882150
OS Grid Coordinates: 527608, 182150
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5239, -0.1620
TQ 2782 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BALCOMBE STREET, NW1
34/48 (east side)
5.2.81 Nos. 23 to 45 (odd)
Long terrace of houses. c.1815-20 Portman Estate development. Stock
brick with channelled stucco ground floor; concealed slate roofs.
Slightly varied heights and frontage line. 4 storeys and basement.
2-window wide fronts, 3 windows wide at No. 33. Doorways to left,
principally semicircular arched (Nos. 27, 29 and 35 squareheaded);
panelled doors with pilaster jambs carrying cornice-heads beneath
fanlights, some patterned. Recessed glazing bar sashes, semicircular
arched to ground floors of Nos. 23 and 25, under flat gauged arches to
upper floors. Plat band over ground floor. Stone coped parapets. Cast
iron geometric-anthemion patterned balconies across 1st floors. Cast
iron area railings with pineapple and tasselled spearhead finials.
Listing NGR: TQ2760882150
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Source: English Heritage
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