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3, Carlton Gardens Sw1, Westminster

Description: 3, Carlton Gardens Sw1

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208973

OS Grid Reference: TQ2963780152
OS Grid Coordinates: 529637, 180152
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5054, -0.1335

Location: Carlton Gardens, Westminster, London SW1Y 5 SW1Y 5AA

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1Y 5AA

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Listing Text

9.1.70 No. 3

G.V. II*

Originally one of a pair of large town houses. c.1828 by Decimus Burton.
Stucco, slate roofs. Part of the southern termination of Nash's Via
Triumphalis, raised on the continuation of the terrace carrying Carlton
House Terrace facing the Mall. 3 storeys and attic storey, with basement
and low dormered mansard. 4 windows wide. Entrance to left under
portico-porch with 2 pairs of Ionic columns and balustraded parapet.
Recessed glazing bar sashes in shallow architraves with cornices on
consoles to ground and 1st floors. Dentil cornice over 2nd floor. Cornice
and blocking course to attic. 1st floor windows have blind balustrading
below window sills. 5 window wide return facing park with similar details
and in addition a fully developed balustraded 1st floor balcony on shallow
console brackets. Cast iron spear head area railings.

Survey of London; Vol. XX.

Listing NGR: TQ2963780152

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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