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Description: Screen Wall and Gateway to Beeston Place
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 209955
OS Grid Reference: TQ2876679275
OS Grid Coordinates: 528766, 179275
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4978, -0.1464
TQ 2879 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GROSVENOR GARDENS, SW1
98/16 (east side)
Nos 1 to 21 (odd) including
14.1.70 screen wall and gateway to
Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1868. Thomas Cundy III. Portland stone, shaped
slates to tall mansards. French Renaissance style. Nos 1, 9 and 17 set forward
slightly with rusticated quoins and taller mansards, that to No 9 curved. 4
storeys, attic mansards and basement. Each house 5 windows wide (No 17 of 4
windows wide). Projecting Corinthian porches with inset arches. Channelling to
ground floors. First floor balustraded balcony. Corinthian order to first floor
between windows. Square headed windows to ground and first floor, round headed
to second floor and segmental to third floor. Segmental pediments to dormers
with paired arched windows beneath. Rich modillion cornice above third floor.
Slab chimneys, polychromed. Wrought iron cresting to roof. Balustraded areas.
No 19 of slightly different design with rounded corner and return to Beeston
Place; paired Doric columns to ground floor, paired superimposed pilaster orders
above, Ionic Corinthian and Composite; tall mansard spire.
Listing NGR: TQ2876679275
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Source: English Heritage
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