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49, Great Cumberland Place W1, Westminster

Description: 49, Great Cumberland Place W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209877

OS Grid Reference: TQ2773881276
OS Grid Coordinates: 527738, 181276
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5160, -0.1605

Location: Great Cumberland Place, Paddington, Greater London W1H 7 W1H 7LH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1H 7LH

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Listing Text

54/42 Wl
14.1.70 No. 49
Terraced town house. c.1790-1800 Portman Estate development. Stock brick
with stucco banded rustication to ground floor; concealed slate roof. 4
storeys and attic storey, on basement. 3 windows wide. Semicircular
arched doorway to left; panelled door with sidelights, the jambs capped
with shallow consoles supporting doorhead ornamented with Greek fret,
patterned fanlight. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper
floors. Plat band finishing off ground floor stuccowork, plain stucco plat
band to 3rd floor which has stucco modillion cornice and attic cornice and
blocking course. Original, cast iron, geometric patterned balcony across
1st floor. Cast iron spear head railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2773881276

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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