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Description: 99-111, Gloucester Place W1
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209823
OS Grid Reference: TQ2781381746
OS Grid Coordinates: 527813, 181746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5202, -0.1592
TQ 2781 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GLOUCESTER PLACE, Wl
43/29 (West side)
14.1.70 Nos. 99 to 111 (odd)
Terrace of town houses. c.1800-20 Portman Estate development. Stock brick
with channelled stucco ground floors. 4 storeys and basements, some added
dormered mansards. 3-window wide fronts. Semicircular arched doorways to
left, except for No. 99; panelled doors, Greek Doric columned side lights
and Coade imposts, under delicately patterned fanlights with lead ornament.
Recessed sashes, some with glazing bars, under flat gauged arches to upper
floors. Plat band finishing off stucco ground floor; crowning stucco
cornices and blocking courses. Original, cast iron, geometric, and anthemion
patterned 1st floor balconies. Cast iron area railings with urn finials.
No. 99, Victorianised with added architraves and parapet, has G.L.C. plaque
recording residence of Elizabeth Barrett (Browning). Part of one of the
most extensive and intact sequences of Georgian terraced homes in London.
Listing NGR: TQ2781381738
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Source: English Heritage
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