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7-9, Buckingham Gate Sw1, Westminster

Description: 7-9, Buckingham Gate Sw1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208890

OS Grid Reference: TQ2911079517
OS Grid Coordinates: 529110, 179517
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4999, -0.1413

Location: 7 Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1E 6 SW1E 6JP

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1E 6JP

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Listing Text

90/36 ;99/30
9.1.70 Nos. 7 to 9 (consec.)


Terraced town houses. c.1850-55, probably by Sir James Pennethorne.
Stucco, slate roofs. Italianate details, more elaborated than on Nos. 4
to 6. 4 tall storeys, basements and dormered mansards. Each front 3
windows wide, the row arranged symmetrically in rhythm a, b, a with
pedimented attic storey to No. 8. Large Doric portico-porches, those of
Nos. 7 and 8 paired, that of No. 9 to right. Recessed plate glass sashes,
those on 1st floor archivolt arched. Banded rustication to ground floor.
Pilaster strips to upper storeys. Dentil cornice at 1st floor level.
Plat band with swags to 2nd floor and guilloche band at 3rd floor level.
Dentil crowning cornice and blocking course. Pedimented attic over No. 8.
Nos. 7 and 9 retain dies of former balustrade. Cast iron area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ2912079520

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Source: English Heritage

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