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51, Wimpole Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5197 / 51°31'10"N

Longitude: -0.1492 / 0°8'57"W

OS Eastings: 528508

OS Northings: 181706

OS Grid: TQ285817

Mapcode National: GBR B9.PD

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C2HC

Entry Name: 51, Wimpole Street W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207674

Location: Westminster, London, W1G

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Marylebone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2881 NW and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER WIMPOLE STREET W1
44/32 ;45/63 (west side)
5.2.70 No 51
GV II
Terraced town house. 1770s Portland Estate development, probably by John White.
Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and
basement. 3-window wide astylar front. Broad semicircular arched doorway to
left with stucco rustications; panelled door, side lights and patterned fanlight
in plain Venetian composition. Ground floor has c1900 tripartite stucco pilastered
window with entablature, in antis. Recessed sashes to upper floors under flat
gauged arches. Plat band over ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping.
Scrolled cast iron Victorian balcony across 1st floor. Wrought iron area
railings with urn finials. Interior retains good features with
geometrical staircase with wrought iron balustrade, plasterwork and statuary
marble Ionic columned or pilastered chimneypieces; etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2850881706

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