Description: 65-76, Chester Square Sw1
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209164
OS Grid Reference: TQ2862779017
OS Grid Coordinates: 528627, 179017
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4955, -0.1485
TQ 2879 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CHESTER SQUARE, SW1
98/49 (south side)
9.1.70 Nos 65 to 76 (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 first floor balconies
of anthemion pattern. Sashes. Some glazing bars, some plate glass. French
windows to first floor. Cornice above second floor; subsidiary cornice above
third floor. Cast iron spearhead area railings. Return also of interest.
Integral part of planned development.
London Vol I N Pevsner.
Listing NGR: TQ2862779017
Source: English Heritage
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