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Description: Cresta House
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336368
OS Grid Reference: SE1621333376
OS Grid Coordinates: 416213, 433376
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7964, -1.7553
5111 DARLEY STREET BD1
Nos 56 and 58
SE 1633 SW 36/454 (Cresta House)
Built as the Royal Hotel 1887, corner site with Upper Piccadilly, 4-storeys and
attics sandstone ashlar with Jacobean details. Canted corner with adjacent shaped
gables. Mullioned-transomed windows with pulvinated friezes and shaped pediments.
The 2 gabled bays contain 2 full height arches framing the windows vertically.
Narrow 3 window section to Darley Street with first floor windows in pilastered
aroading; heavy bracket cornice with aedicule window above, 6 window right hand part
of elevation has tripartite grouping on first floor. "Cresta" Regency style shop
front. Important corner site.
Listing NGR: SE1621333376
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Source: English Heritage
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