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1-11, Belgrave Square Sw1, Westminster

Description: 1-11, Belgrave Square Sw1

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208646

OS Grid Reference: TQ2817379494
OS Grid Coordinates: 528173, 179494
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4999, -0.1548

Location: B310, Westminster, London SW1X 8 SW1X 8PH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1X 8PH

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Listing Text

88/ 97/26 (north-west side)
Nos 1 to 11 (consec)

Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1825. George Basevi. Stucco. Roofs not
visible. Graeco-Roman style. Balanced composition with giant Corinthian columns
to first and second floor to centre 5 bays and 3 bays to either end. 3 storeys
plus attic and basement. Each house 3 windows wide. Projecting columnar porches
with waterleaf capitals. Panelled doors. Channelling to ground floor of centre
and end bays. Round headed windows to ground floor. Other windows square
headed, architraved, mostly sashed; French casements to first floor; mainly
retaining glazing bars. Continuous balcony to first floor cornice. Balustraded
parapet with urn finials. Returns to right and left with entrances to end
houses. Interiors not inspected. Cast iron area railings. One of four grand
terraces facing Belgrave Square.

Listing NGR: TQ2817379494

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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