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18, Cavendish Square W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5166 / 51°30'59"N

Longitude: -0.1462 / 0°8'46"W

OS Eastings: 528728

OS Northings: 181368

OS Grid: TQ287813

Mapcode National: GBR CB.CJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.F42Q

Entry Name: 18, Cavendish Square W1

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209053

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: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2881 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CAVENDISH SQUARE W1
56/67 (west side)
10.9.54
No 18
GV
II*

Terraced house. 1770s with mid C19 alterations. Brown brick, slate roof. Three
storeys, basement, and mansard with dormers. Rusticated stucco to ground floor.
Bracketed stone cornice and blocking course. Three windows, C19 stucco architraves,
with dentilled alternating pediments and c.1800 cast iron balconettes on first floor.
Similar doorway to No 17. Good interior features; staircase rising full height and, top
lit with "chinese" wrought iron balustrade; mahogany doors and architrave doorcases.
First floor drawing room with fine statuary marble "console" chimneypiece and fine
Rococo stucco work to ceiling: central oval with putti, roundels with reliefs from
Lafontaine's Fables, and deeply modelled birds. A more restrained Rococo design to
ceiling of first floor rear room which also has an original marble chimneypiece etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2872881368

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