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181-207, Gloucester Place Nw1, Westminster

Description: 181-207, Gloucester Place Nw1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209826

OS Grid Reference: TQ2765382261
OS Grid Coordinates: 527653, 182261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5248, -0.1613

Location: A41, Paddington, Greater London NW1 6BU

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: NW1 6BU

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Listing Text

34/20 (West side)
Nos. 181 to 207 (odd)
Long terrace of houses. c.1815-20 Portman Estate development. Stock
brick with stucco ground floors; slate roofs. 4 storeys and basement.
Nos. 181, 183 and 191 to 207 (odd) with 2-window wide fronts; Nos. 185 to
189 (odd) 3 windows wide. Semicircular arched doorways to left; panelled
doors in pilastered columned or moulded jambs, cornice-heads, fanlights,
some patterned. Recessed sashes, most with glazing bars, Nos. 181 to 189
(odd) with semicircular arched ground floor windows, that of No. 195 with
intersecting Gothick glazing bars, under flat gauged arches to upper
floors. Parapets with stone copings. Cast iron geometric-anthemion
pattern balconies to 1st floors. Cast iron urn finialed area railings.
No. 181 has doorway in Ivor Place return. Part of one of the most
extensive sequences of Georgian terraced houses in London.

Listing NGR: TQ2765382261

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Source: English Heritage

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