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45-49, Cleveland Street W1, Westminster

Description: 45-49, Cleveland Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 209221

OS Grid Reference: TQ2923381798
OS Grid Coordinates: 529233, 181798
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5203, -0.1387

Location: 49 Cleveland Street, Paddington, Greater London W1W 6 W1P 5PH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1P 5PH

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Listing Text

Nos 45 to 49 (odd)


Block of flats. Dated 1911. Red brick with blue brick bandings and stone
dressings, tiled roof. Arts and Crafts Free Style. 4 storeys, basement and
dormered attic. A symmetrical composition with broad single bay projecting
wings and recessed centre 3 windows wide. Ground floor of wings with shop
fronts framed by rusticated granite quoin press supporting deep stone fascias
stopped by festooned panels and similar stone rustication flanking the arched
central entrance in the set back centre with flush squared stone mullion-
transom windows either side. The upper floors of recessed centre have 3 light
mullioned casement windows giving on to galleries running between the wings.
The 1st floor gallery with arcaded stone balustrade and the upper floor
galleries with Arts and Crafts iron work balustrades. The wings each have 5-
light stone mullioned casement windows, that on the 1st floor segmental arched
with keystone, cornice over on 2nd floor and plain on 3rd floor. Heavy pro-
jecting eaves. 4-light attic dormers crowned by finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2923381798

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Source: English Heritage

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