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Connaught Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5102 / 51°30'36"N

Longitude: -0.1498 / 0°8'59"W

OS Eastings: 528494

OS Northings: 180654

OS Grid: TQ284806

Mapcode National: GBR BD.JT

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C95M

Entry Name: Connaught Hotel

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208970

Location: Westminster, London, W1K

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2880 NW and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CARLOS PLACE W1
69/63; 68/2
Connaught Hotel
GV
II

Built as the Coburg Hotel. 1894-96 by Lewis Isaacs and H L Florence. Red brick with
lavish stone dressings, slate roof. Free Jacobean-Renaissance style. Five storeys,
basement and gabled attics with later dormers inserted. Four bay pavilions to Carlos
Place and to Mount Street and wide slightly recessed quadrant centre block of 11 bays
to corner. Stone mullioned-transomed flat arched windows, with sash lights, stone
panelled aprons. Balustraded stone entrance porch with early C20 projecting iron and
glass canopy. Four storey canted stone mullioned bay window, with balustraded parapet,
terminating Carlos Place pavilion. Band courses and sill courses and above main course
sections of balustrade between dormers and gables. Heavy balustraded and bracketed
balconies on first and second floors. Stone area parapet pierced with sections of
balustrading. Part of the 1880s-90s rebuilding of Mount Street for the Grosvenor
Estate. Prominent corner site.

Survey of London Vol XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2849480654

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