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Latitude: 51.5149 / 51°30'53"N
Longitude: -0.1631 / 0°9'47"W
OS Eastings: 527558
OS Northings: 181148
OS Grid: TQ275811
Mapcode National: GBR 7C.K4
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.4641
Entry Name: 1, Connaught Street W2
Listing Date: 9 January 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1219997
English Heritage Legacy ID: 209321
Location: Westminster, London, W2
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
TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CONNAUGHT STREET, W2
54/69 (south side)
Corner bank. c.1850-60. Channelled stucco; concealed slate roof. Rich
Italianate arcaded casino design. Single tall storey. 6-window wide
arcaded with 2 main window bays flanking centre pair and narrow end
windows; one main entrance bay and narrow window to splayed Edgware Road
return arcade. Architraved doorway recessed in arcade bay with inset Ionic
columns; the main window bays to Connaught Street with Ionic pilasters.
Deep impost entablature to arcade run in over door and window heads with
lunettes above; the channelling struck to arcade arches with vermiculated
voussoir pattern and keystones. Modillion crowning cornice and balustraded
parapet with taller dies.
Listing NGR: TQ2755881148
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