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Latitude: 51.5096 / 51°30'34"N
Longitude: -0.1422 / 0°8'31"W
OS Eastings: 529023
OS Northings: 180601
OS Grid: TQ290806
Mapcode National: GBR DF.70
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.HB62
Entry Name: Part of Royal Institution
Listing Date: 9 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066520
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208513
Location: Westminster, London, W1S
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: West End
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALBEMARLE STREET W1
70/20 No 20 (part of Royal
Terrace house, late C18, remodelled internally early and late C19.
Yellow stock brick, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered
mansard. 5 windows wide. Altered ground floor with 3 bay early to
mid C20 shop front and semicircular arched doorway to right with
fanlight, in stucco surround with consoles carrying entablature. Upper
floors have revealed sash windows, no glazing bars, under flat gauged
arches. Moulded stone cornice over 2nd floor. Parapet with coping.
Area railings of cast iron with urn finials. Early C19 interior with
cornices, doorcases, stone staircase with wrought iron balustrade,
chimneypiece with Wedgwood plaque brought in from No 32 Soho Square,
Sir Joseph Banks' house. No 20 was incorporated into the Royal
Institution in 1894.
Listing NGR: TQ2902380601
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