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25-36, Belgrave Square Sw1, Westminster

Description: 25-36, Belgrave Square Sw1

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208653

OS Grid Reference: TQ2839279372
OS Grid Coordinates: 528392, 179372
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4987, -0.1517

Location: 2 B310, Westminster, London SW1X 8 SW1X 8QB

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

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Listing Text

24.2.58 Nos 25 to 36 (consec)


Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1825. George Basevi. Stucco. Low slate mansard.
Graeco-Roman style. Centre pair and end houses set forward slightly with giant
Corinthian columns to first and second floors. 3 storeys, attic and basement. Each
house 3 windows wide (No 31 is 4 windows). Projecting columnar porches with waterleaf
capitals. Channelling to ground floor. Continuous cast iron balcony to first floor.
Square headed windows with architraves, pedimented to centre pair. Dentil cornice above
second floor. Balustrade to attic with urn finials. Attic to centre houses with
elaborate acanthus decoration and cartouche flanked by female figures. Flank elevation
of No 25 to Belgrave Place has 2 Coade stone reliefs with cherubs (1796) from former
Danish - Norwegian Consulate at 20-21 Wellclose Square, Stepney. Interiors not
inspected. Cast iron area railings. One of four grand terraces facing Belgrave Square.

Listing NGR: TQ2839279372

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Source: English Heritage

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