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Latitude: 51.5182 / 51°31'5"N
Longitude: -0.148 / 0°8'52"W
OS Eastings: 528595
OS Northings: 181540
OS Grid: TQ285815
Mapcode National: GBR B9.YY
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.D33J
Entry Name: 17, Wimpole Street W1
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066088
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207663
Location: Westminster, London, W1G
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: All Souls Langham Place
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER WIMPOLE STREET, Wl
45/136 (East side)
10.9.54 No 17
Terraced 1st rate town house. 1760s Portland Estate development. Stock brick
with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. Astylar front distinguished by
fine Chambers-like Doric porch and good set of railings with lampholders.
4 storeys and basement. 4 windows wide. Semicircular arched rusticated doorway
in 2nd bay from left with Doric columned shallow porch and triglyphed dosserets
to open pediment with panelled soffit. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged
arches to upper floors. Plat band over ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with
coping. Early to mid C19 iron balcony. Wrought iron area railings with flambé
torch finials swept up steps with scrollwork lampholders and link
extinguishers. Interior retains good features with front compartment staircase
with wrought iron balustrade, plasterwork and statuary marble and carved
chimneypieces ; etc.
Listing NGR: TQ2859581542
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