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The Berners Hotel, Westminster

Description: The Berners Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 208682

OS Grid Reference: TQ2942981408
OS Grid Coordinates: 529429, 181408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5168, -0.1360

Location: Berners Place, Paddington, Greater London W1T 3 W1T 3PQ

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1T 3PQ

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Listing Text

20.6.73 The Berners Hotel

- II

Hotel. 1908-10 by John Slater (1847-1924). Surveyor to the Berners Estate. Red
brick and stone, slate roof. Heavy tall free classical design. 4 storeys, basement
and 2 tiers of dormers in mansard. Ground floor faced with channelled stone, has
large Doric portico off centre and arcaded windows with carved keystones. Red brick
upper floors have flat arched sash windows in stone architraves. Mutule cornice
above 3rd floor with balustraded parapet. The principal features of interest are the
interiors of the hall, dining room and staircase, on the ground floor elaborately
decorated in the Second Empire style and with Baroque plaster ceilings; the hall has
marble lined walls and marble chimneypiece.

Listing NGR: TQ2942981408

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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