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8-23, Eaton Square Sw1 (See Details for Further Address Information), Westminster

Description: 8-23, Eaton Square Sw1 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 209580

OS Grid Reference: TQ2855979129
OS Grid Coordinates: 528559, 179129
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4965, -0.1494

Location: Eaton Square, Westminster, London SW1W 9 SW1W 9LX

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1W 9LX

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Listing Text

98/36 (south-east side)
Nos 8 to 23 (consec)
24.2.58 including No 57 Lower
Belgrave Street and
23 Eccleston Street
- II*
Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1825. Part of development laid out and largely
designed by T. and L. Cubitt. Stucco. Slate mansards. Centre 3 and end pairs
of houses set forward slightly with giant pilaster order rising through first and
second floors. Each house 3 windows wide; 3 storeys, attic, mansard attic and
basement. Channelling to ground floor. Projecting Greek Doric porches to most
houses. Segmental entrances. Semi-circular ground floor windows in
semi-circular reveals. Continuous first floor cast iron balcony. Square headed
windows, sashes, plate glass. French casements to first floor. Cornice above
second floor. Subsidiary cornice above third floor. Cast iron spearhead area
railings. Architectural treatment to returns.

Listing NGR: TQ2863678910

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Source: English Heritage

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