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33-41, Devonshire Place W1, Westminster

Description: 33-41, Devonshire Place W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 209489

OS Grid Reference: TQ2843681936
OS Grid Coordinates: 528436, 181936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5217, -0.1502

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

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

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Listing Text

14,3.66 Nos. 33 to 41(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. 4 storeys and dormered mansards (Nos. 37 and
41) or 5 storeys on basements. 3-window wide fronts, No. 41 with 5-window
return with entrance to Devonshire Street. Wide semicircular arched
doorways to right: panelled double doors, side lights in panelled jambs
or pilaster jambs, moulded doorheads, fanlights some retaining patterned
glazing. Recessed sashes, No. 41 with ground floor windows in blind
arcade, in stucco reveals under flat gauged arches (some red brick) to
upper floors. Plat band finishing off stuccowork at 1st floor level.
Parapets with coping or bracketed stucco crowning cornices, No. 38 with
guilloche string course over 3rd floor. Cast iron early to mid C.19
scroll or geometrical patterned balconies to 1st floor. Cast iron area
railings with urn finials intact to Nos. 38 and 39, tasselled spike
finialed and twisted standard railings to rest. No. 41 has 5 window
return (2 blind) to Devonshire Street with stucco Ionic columned porch.

Listing NGR: TQ2843681936

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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