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Description: 1-13, Chester Square Sw1
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209158
OS Grid Reference: TQ2856179073
OS Grid Coordinates: 528561, 179073
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4960, -0.1494
TQ 2879 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CHESTER SQUARE, SW1
98/48 (north side)
9.1.70 Nos 1 to 13 (consec)
Terrace of houses. Planned 1828, started about 1835. Stucco. Slate mansards.
3 storeys, attic, attic mansard and basement. Each house 2 windows wide. Centre
and end houses one window wide and set forward slightly, with paired giant
pilasters to first and second floors. Channelling to ground floor. Square
headed entrances and windows. Panelled doors. Centre and end houses with first
floor windows set in segmental arched reveals. Cast iron anthemion patterned
balconies to first floor. Sashes. Glazing bars. French windows to first
floor. Cornice above second floor; subsidiary cornice above third floor. Cast
iron spearhead area railings. Return to left also of architectural interest.
Integral part of planned development.
London Vol I N Pevsner.
Listing NGR: TQ2856179073
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Source: English Heritage
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