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12, Cavendish Place W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5173 / 51°31'2"N

Longitude: -0.1442 / 0°8'39"W

OS Eastings: 528863

OS Northings: 181454

OS Grid: TQ288814

Mapcode National: GBR CB.S8

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G444

Entry Name: 12, Cavendish Place W1

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209043

Location: Westminster, London, W1B

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: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

No 12
- II

Town house. Mid C18. Terrace front to street but east garden front as well. Some
early and mid C19 alterations. Brick with rusticated stucco ground floor. Three
storeys, basement and slated mansard with dormers. Three windows. Enriched Victorian
scroll plat band below second floor and stone cyma bracketed cornice below parapet.
Stone architraves to windows, the first floor one, above C19 Corinthian columned porch
to left, is a Palladian window enriched with extra ornament in mid C19. The east
return to garden is of 5 + 1 windows, the centre advanced and pedimented, cornice and
Victorian scroll as on street front. First floor of centrepiece has unaltered Ionic
columned Palladian window. Ground floor stucco channelled and struck to window
arches. Early C19 cast iron verandah with geometric pattern balustrade as first floor
balcony. Rare case of side garden elevation surviving.

Listing NGR: TQ2886181460

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