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47, Connaught Square W2

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5139 / 51°30'49"N

Longitude: -0.163 / 0°9'46"W

OS Eastings: 527570

OS Northings: 181036

OS Grid: TQ275810

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.LH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.466T

Entry Name: 47, Connaught Square W2

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209317

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Hyde Park

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John Evan Hyde Park Crescent

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CONNAUGHT SQUARE, W2
54/84
9.1.70 No. 47

G.V. II

Terrace house on south east corner of square and Stanhope Place.
c.1828-30, probably by George Gutch. Brown brick with channelled stucco
ground floor, concealed slate roof. 4 storeys and basement. 2 windows
wide to Stanhope Place and 5-window north front to square and Seymour
Street. Entrance in north front with semicircular arched doorway with
inset Greek Doric columns, panelled door and fanlight. Recessed glazing
bar sashes, some blind to north front, under flat gauged red brick arches
to upper floors. Stucco plat band over ground floor and at 3rd floor
level, crowning cornice and blocking course. Gothic patterned cast iron
balcony to 1st floor. Cast iron, spear head, urn finialed area railings.
Connaught Square is the earliest part of the development of Tyburnia,
planned in 1827 by S.P. Cockerell for the Bishop of London's Estate, but
laid out to modified plan by Cockerell's successor George Gutch.

"The History of Tyburnia"; G. Toplis; Country Life, 15, 22 Nov. 1973.


Listing NGR: TQ2757081036

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