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Hanover Gate Lodge, Westminster

Description: Hanover Gate Lodge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 January 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 210046

OS Grid Reference: TQ2735982645
OS Grid Coordinates: 527359, 182645
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5284, -0.1654

Location: Hanover Gate, Paddington, Greater London NW8 7RH

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: NW8 7RH

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Listing Text

13.1.65 Hanover Gate Lodge
G.V. II*
Regent's Park gate lodge on island site. c.1822 - 23, by John Nash as part
of his Regent's Park Crown Estate development. Channelled stucco and painted stone;
leaded pyramidal roof rising to central chimney stack. Square plan with
chamfered comers, Unusual and picturesquely monumental lodge design. 2 storeys.
A doorway and one window to each face (2 blind); the chamfered corners built
out on ground floor to firm semi-circular arched niches, 2 of them with statues;
above each projection pairs of boldly scrolled inverted stone consoles, set
on blocking course, rise to buttress the 1st floor with swag between. Crowning
dentil cornice. Octagonal chimney stack. Gates removed.

Listing NGR: TQ2735982645

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Source: English Heritage

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