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141, Cleveland Street W1, Westminster

Description: 141, Cleveland Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209223

OS Grid Reference: TQ2901782068
OS Grid Coordinates: 529017, 182068
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5228, -0.1417

Location: Cleveland Street, Paddington, Greater London W1T 6 W1P 5PH

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

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Listing Text


9.1.70 No. 141


Terraced House. c.1790-1800, of same build as No. 139. Stock brick,
rusticated stucco ground floor; concealed slate roof. 4 storeys and
basement. 2 windows wide. Semicircular arched doorway to left with head
keystone; panelled door and radial patterned fanlight. Recessed sashes in
stucco reveals under flat gauged red brick arches. Dentil cornice
finishing off ground floor stuccowork at 1st floor level; stone sills on
brackets to upper floors; crowning parapet with coping. Cast iron area
railings with tasselled spearhead finials. G.L.C. plaque records
residence of Samuel Morse, American painter and inventor of Morse Code.

Listing NGR: TQ2900282068

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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