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90a, Harley Street W1, Westminster

Description: 90a, Harley Street W1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 210084

OS Grid Reference: TQ2864181835
OS Grid Coordinates: 528641, 181835
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5208, -0.1472

Location: 33 Weymouth Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 7 W1N 1AF

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1N 1AF

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Listing Text

45/39 (East side)
No. 90A
House. 1912 by Sydney Tatchell, built facing Weymouth Street abutting the
wing of Tatchell's contemporary No. 90 Harley Street town house,qv.Portland
stone with channelled ground floor and rusticated quoins. Similar sharply
profiled linear classical details to No. 90 applied on a domestic pavilion
scale. 2 storeys and dormered mansard on basement. 5 windows wide
symmetrical front. Central porch (a reduced version of that of No. 90)
has deep set, splayed semicircular arched doorway with ornamental iron
balustrade above cornice. Recessed glazing bar sashes, those on 1st floor
(where the centre bay is slightly advanced) in eared architraves with
pulvinated frieze and cornices rising into main frieze and with apron
panels. Narrow lst floor plat band; fluted frieze and cornice with
balustraded parapet. Central triangular pedimented dormer flanked by
segmental pedimented ones. An ashlar single storey screen wall extends to
right. Ornamental cast iron area railings. This house is an example of
the Portland Estate's early C.20 attempt to reintroduce a domestic
character to an area that had become predominantly professional.

Listing NGR: TQ2864181835

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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