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1-21, Grosvenor Gardens, Screen Wall and Gateway to Beeston Place

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209955

Location: Westminster, London, SW1W

County: London

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

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/10/2016

TQ 2879 SE

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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