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24, Upper Wimpole Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5205 / 51°31'13"N

Longitude: -0.1496 / 0°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 528480

OS Northings: 181803

OS Grid: TQ284818

Mapcode National: GBR B9.L3

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C18P

Entry Name: 24, Upper Wimpole Street W1

Listing Date: 14 March 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207369

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 CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER WIMPOLE STREET,
44/19 (West side) W1
No 24
14.3.66
G.V. II
Terraced town house, c1780-90, probably by John White for the Portland Estate.
Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and
dormered mansard, on basement. 3-window wide astylar front. Semicircular arched
doorway to left with architraved panelled door framed by inset 1/2 Ionic fluted
pilasters, enriched cornice-doorhead and fanlight framed by inscribed archivolt
with paterae studded surround. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to
upper floors. Plat band over ground floor. Parapet with coping. Cast iron
Victorian scroll-patterned 1st floor balcony. Flambé urn finialed area
railings. Interior retains good features,of particular note the plasterwork of
the ceilings (by John Utterton?) with inset panels; stone top lit geometrical
staircase with delicate wrought iron balustrade, statuary marble chimneypieces;
etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2847681802

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