Description: 48, Harley Street W1
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 210075
OS Grid Reference: TQ2868481627
OS Grid Coordinates: 528684, 181627
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5189, -0.1467
TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HARLEY STREET, Wl
45/91 (East side)
Terraced town house. c.1770 Portland Estate development with c.1900
alterations to ground floor. Stock brick, the ground floor faced in green
mosaic; slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard, 3 windows
wide. Semicircular arched doorway to left with cornice moulding curved
over; panelled door with sidelights and fanlight. Ground floor has c.1900
oriel window with mullioned and transomed lights; the mosaic facing is
laid in whorled pattern with band edging. Upper floors have recessed
sashes under flat gauged red brick arches, those on 1st floor with reveals
lined out with flush architrave frames, 3rd floor sashes unaltered.
Parapet with stone coping. 1st floor cast iron fleur-de-lis pattern
balcony. Cast iron area railings with slightly Arts and Crafts detailing.
Interior retains turned baluster geometrical staircase and cornices with
Arts and Crafts plasterwork and mouldings to hall and ground floor rooms.
Listing NGR: TQ2868481627
Source: English Heritage
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