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67-81, Fifth Avenue W10, Westminster

Description: 67-81, Fifth Avenue W10

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 209721

OS Grid Reference: TQ2414482675
OS Grid Coordinates: 524144, 182675
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5293, -0.2117

Location: Fifth Avenue, Paddington, Greater London W10 4DW

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W10 4DW

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Listing Text

17/6 (west side)
Nos 67 to 81 (odd)
Terrace. 1880 on plaque. By Austin and Roland Plumbe. For Queen's Park Estate
of the Artisans, Labourers and General Dwellings Company. Yellow brick in
Flemish bond with irregular red brick banding and detailing. Welsh slate roof
with bands of fish-scale tiling to 'tower' roof. 2 storeys, each house 2 bays
with 2-bay projecting end block to south with pyramidal roof forming tower
feature. Free Gothic style. Gabled porches on corbels contain paired entrances
with half-glazed doors with overlights under red gauged brick keyed arches.
Ceramic date plaque to porch gable and painted coping. Paired sashes with
dividing colonette and painted lintels. Above, sashes, some with margin lights
with sills on corbels and painted lintels. Moulded brick eaves course. Coping
to party walls and corniced stacks. End house to south has entrance to return
wall and is treated as tower with paired sashes to both floors and pyramidal roof
with finial. This terrace, together with Nos 83-97, 68-82, 84-98 (qv) forms a
balanced group of terraces with 'tower' features to north and south which forms
in turn part of the main street of the Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ2414482675

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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