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Latitude: 51.4978 / 51°29'51"N
Longitude: -0.1464 / 0°8'46"W
OS Eastings: 528766
OS Northings: 179276
OS Grid: TQ287792
Mapcode National: GBR CK.98
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.DMZ5
Entry Name: 1-21, Grosvenor Gardens, Screen Wall and Gateway to Beeston Place
Listing Date: 14 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066729
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209955
Location: Westminster, London, SW1W
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Peter Eaton Square
Church of England Diocese: London
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/10/2016
TQ 2879 SE
CITY OF WESTMINSTER,
GROSVENOR GARDENS (east side), SW1,
Nos 1 to 21 (odd) including screen wall and gateway to Beeston Place
Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1868. Thomas Cundy III. Portland stone, shaped
slates to tall mansards. French Renaissance style. Nos 1, 9 and 17 set forward
slightly with rusticated quoins and taller mansards, that to No 9 curved. 4
storeys, attic mansards and basement. Each house 5 windows wide (No 17 of 4
windows wide). Projecting Corinthian porches with inset arches. Channelling to
ground floors. First floor balustraded balcony. Corinthian order to first floor
between windows. Square headed windows to ground and first floor, round headed
to second floor and segmental to third floor. Segmental pediments to dormers
with paired arched windows beneath. Rich modillion cornice above third floor.
Slab chimneys, polychromed. Wrought iron cresting to roof. Balustraded areas.
No 19 of slightly different design with rounded corner and return to Beeston
Place; paired Doric columns to ground floor, paired superimposed pilaster orders
above, Ionic Corinthian and Composite; tall mansard spire.
Listing NGR: TQ2876679275
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