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72-76, Gloucester Place W1, Westminster

Description: 72-76, Gloucester Place W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 209812

OS Grid Reference: TQ2788281646
OS Grid Coordinates: 527882, 181646
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5193, -0.1582

Location: 23 Dorset Street, Paddington, Greater London W1U 8 W1H 3HN

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1H 3HN

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Listing Text

43/75 (East side)
14.1.70 Nos. 72 to 76 (even).
Terraced town houses. c.1790-1800. Portman Estate development. Stock
brick with stucco banded rustication to ground floors; slate roofs. 4
storeys and basements. 3-window wide fronts. Entrances to left with
semicircular arched doorways containing panelled doors with side lights or
columned jambs, Coade imposts and delicately patterned fanlights with lead
ornament. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors.
Stucco plat band over ground floor, crowning cornice and blocking course.
Original, cast iron geometric patterned 1st floor balconies. Cast iron
area railings with urn finials. Part of one of the most extensive and
intact sequences of Georgian terraced houses in London.

Listing NGR: TQ2788281646

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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