Description: 1, Bentinck Street W1
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208661
OS Grid Reference: TQ2849381447
OS Grid Coordinates: 528493, 181447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5173, -0.1495
TQ 2881 SW and SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BENTINCK STREET, W1
9.1.70 No. 1
End of terrace town house. c.1800. Stock brick with channelled stucco
ground floor; concealed slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 5 windows
wide with 2-window return to Welbeck Street. Central entrance with early
C.19 stucco portico-porch of engaged Doric columns and cornice, carried on
consoles at corners. Recessed glazing bar sashes, those on ground floor
with vermiculated keystones; those on 2nd floor with semicircular arches
containing stucco, fan-ornamented lunettes; the 1st and 3rd floor windows
with flat, gauged red brick arches. The window bays are articulated by
shallow brick pilaster strips rising full height above the ground floor.
Stucco 1st floor string with ovolo decoration. Parapet with coping. Cast
iron balcony with acanthus motif over portico-porch. Cast iron area
railings with urn finials.
Listing NGR: TQ2849381447
Source: English Heritage
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