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1 and 2, Elgin Mews North W9, Westminster

Description: 1 and 2, Elgin Mews North W9

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 209637

OS Grid Reference: TQ2590782821
OS Grid Coordinates: 525907, 182821
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5303, -0.1863

Location: Elgin Mews N, Paddington, Greater London W9 1NN

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W9 1NN

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Listing Text

20/2 (east end)
30.8.74 Nos 1 and 2.
Pair of houses linked by mews arch. C.1864, heavily restored c.1980 and possibly
reconstructed behind street facade. Yellow brick in Flemish bond with red brick
dressings and freestone detailing. Each house 2 storeys. Monumental composition
of 3 bays with central carriage arch. Italian Gothic style. Flanking red brick
pilasters with Lombard frieze for capitals supporting freestone cornice. Round
carriage arch with cogged moulding and pointed head with red brick keystone and
hood-mould. To either side a triple group of round-arched sashes in round-arched
arcade with pointed heads with red brick banding and keystone supported on
freestone colonettes with spiral lower half and foliate capitals. Length of
freestone string course above. Parapet with pilasters continuing in red brick.
Entrances to rear. Round-arched sashes to return wall with similar detailing to

Listing NGR: TQ2590782821

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Source: English Heritage

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