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Latitude: 51.5026 / 51°30'9"N
Longitude: -0.1586 / 0°9'30"W
OS Eastings: 527904
OS Northings: 179789
OS Grid: TQ279797
Mapcode National: GBR 8H.KJ
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.6HHH
Entry Name: 1, Albert Gate Sw1
Listing Date: 9 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209898
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208521
Location: Westminster, London, SW1X
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity South Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2779 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALBERT GATE SW1
9.1.70 No 1
Mansion, now embassy. Mid C19. Painted stucco. Italianate style. Main block
of five storeys, three windows wide to Albert Gate; returns also three windows,
plus four-window three storey wing to rear. Rustication to ground floor.
Central entrance in Doric porch with paired columns. Windows square headed,
pedimented to first floor with flanking Corinthian half columns. Architraves to
upper windows. Windows mainly sashed, with small panes. Balconies to first and
second floors. Cornice of a pair with glazed mansard. Balustraded area. One of
a pair with 2 Albert Gate.
Listing NGR: TQ2790479789
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