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14-17, Devonshire Place W1, Westminster

Description: 14-17, Devonshire Place W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209486

OS Grid Reference: TQ2844582034
OS Grid Coordinates: 528445, 182034
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5226, -0.1500

Location: Devonshire Place, Paddington, Greater London W1G 6 W1N 1PB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1N 1PB

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Listing Text

14.1.70 Nos. 14 to 17 (consec.)


Terraced town houses. c.1790-1800 Portland Estate development, continuing
Upper Wimpole Street. Stock brick with rusticated or channelled stucco
ground floors; slate roofs. 5 storeys. 3-window wide fronts. Wide
elliptical arched doorways to right; panelled doors, side lights, panelled
jambs, except for No. 14 with pilaster jambs and no sidelights, fluted or
moulded doorheads and fanlights. Recessed sashes, in stucco reveals under
flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat band finishing off stuccowork at
1st floor level. Parapets with copings; 4th floor string course and
crowning cornice to Nos. 15 and 16. Cast and wrought iron early to mid
C.19 patterned continuous 1st floor balconies. Cast iron area railings
with urn finials intact to No. 16, the rest with tasselled spike finialed

Listing NGR: TQ2844582039

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Source: English Heritage

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