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53 and 55, Great Cumberland Place W1

A Grade II Listed Building in Bryanston and Dorset Square, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209879

Location: Westminster, London, W1H

County: London

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

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Listing Text

TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREAT CUMBERLAND PLACE, Wl
54/38
Nos. 53 and 55
G.V. II
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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