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37, Harley Street W1, Westminster

Description: 37, Harley Street W1

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 210100

OS Grid Reference: TQ2867781548
OS Grid Coordinates: 528677, 181548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5182, -0.1468

Location: Queen Anne Street, Paddington, Greater London W1G 8 W1N 1DB

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

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Listing Text

45/109 (West side)
14.1.70 No. 37
G.V. II*
Corner block of chambers and flats. 1899 by A. Beresford Pite. Stone
with slate roof. Free Style with Baroque details and notable use of
sculpture, in a balanced asymmetrical composition. 4 storeys and steep
dormered mansard, on basement. 3 windows wide with corner oriel and
4-window return with entrance to Queen Anne Street. Projecting porch with
shallow segmental pedimented doorway, flanked by high set oculi and
straight and quadrant returns, the latter treated as tripartite bow with
blind lower lights and console bracketed upper glazed lights. Recessed
casements, corniced on 1st and 2nd floor and as mullioned lights to corner
through-storey oriel and left hand through-storey canted bay to Queen Anne
Street, both with sculpted aprons and the corner oriel with fully rounded
sculpture figure detail to 3rd floor level. 3rd floor with semicircular
arched windows between oriel and canted bay and to Harley Street. 1st
floor sill course to Harley Street and corner oriel. Cornice over 2nd
floor. Crowning eaves cornice. Corniced and pedimented dormers in
mansard. Cast iron area railings with enriched foliate finials to

Listing NGR: TQ2867781548

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Source: English Heritage

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