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1a, Duke Street W1, Westminster

Description: 1a, Duke Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 209537

OS Grid Reference: TQ2830381336
OS Grid Coordinates: 528303, 181336
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5164, -0.1523

Location: Duke Street, Paddington, Greater London W1U 3 W1M 5RD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1M 5RD

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Listing Text

10.9.54 No. lA
Corner terraced town house with elevation to Manchester Square. c.1776-88
as part of the Duke of Manchester's development. Brown brick with
channelled stucco ground floor; concealed slate roof. 4 storeys and
basement. 4 windows wide (2 blind) and with 3-window return to Manchester
Square. Doorway in 2nd bay from right, square headed with panelled door
and patterned fanlight. Ground floor windows to right adapted as shop
display windows. Upper floors have recessed sashes to right and blind
windows to left, under flat gauged arches. Manchester Square front has
recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches and plat bands to 1st
and 2nd floors, cornice over 2nd floor and stone coped parapet; original
1st floor, cast iron, geometric patterned balcony. Only the 1st floor plat
band is returned to Duke Street front which is finished off with stone
coped parapet. Cast iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2830381336

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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