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Latitude: 51.5162 / 51°30'58"N
Longitude: -0.1605 / 0°9'37"W
OS Eastings: 527732
OS Northings: 181297
OS Grid: TQ277812
Mapcode National: GBR 8B.4N
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.55H1
Entry Name: 53 and 55, Great Cumberland Place W1
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066739
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209879
Location: Westminster, London, W1H
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Bryanston and Dorset Square
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Bryanston Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREAT CUMBERLAND PLACE, Wl
Nos. 53 and 55
Terraced town houses. c.1811-20 Portman Estate development, associated
with J. Parkinson's Bryanston Square. Stock brick with channelled stucco
ground floors; concealed slate roofs. 5 storeys and basements. Each 3
windows wide. Semicircular arched doorways to left, No. 53 retaining
panelled door and fanlight, No. 55 altered. Recessed sash windows, under
flat gauged arches (of red brick to No. 55) on upper floors; No. 53 has mid
C.19, channelled stucco canted bay, replacing central and right hand
windows, from ground to 2nd floor, finishing with cornice and blocking
course. Crowning dentil cornice and blocking course to both fronts.
Original, cast iron, geometric patterned 1st floor balconies. Cast iron
area spear head railings with urn finials. Nos. 53 and 55 are of the same
build as Nos 57 to 63 (odd) (qv) with cornice carried through, etc. Included
for group value only.
Listing NGR: TQ2773281297
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