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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209718
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208970
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
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
TQ 2880 NW and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CARLOS PLACE W1
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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