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57-63, Great Cumberland Place W1, Westminster

Description: 57-63, Great Cumberland Place W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209880

OS Grid Reference: TQ2772181328
OS Grid Coordinates: 527721, 181328
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5164, -0.1607

Location: George Street, Paddington, Greater London W1H 7 W1H 7LJ

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

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Listing Text

14.1.70 Nos. 57 to 63(odd)
Terraced town houses terminating with return to south side of Bryanston
Square. c.1811-20, probably by J. Parkinson in association with his
Bryanston Square development for the Portman Estate. Stock brick with
banded rustication to stucco ground floor; concealed slate roof. 5 storeys
and basements. 3-window wide fronts, No. 63 with 4 bay return (one blind)
to Bryanston Square. Semicircular arched doorways to left, that of No. 63
in return to square; panelled doors with pilaster jambs, No. 57 with
sidelights, No. 63 with Greek Doric columned jambs, under moulded doorheads
and patterned fanlights. Recessed sashes, with stucco voussoirs on ground
floor and under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Crowning stucco dentil
cornice and blocking course. Original, cast iron, geometric patterned
continuous balconies to 1st floor. Cast iron spearhead area railings with
urn finials. Nos. 53 and 55 q.v. form part of the same terrace build.

Listing NGR: TQ2772181328

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Source: English Heritage

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