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1, Connaught Street W2

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Park, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209321

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

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

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Listing Text

TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CONNAUGHT STREET, W2
54/69 (south side)
9.1.70
No. 1

G.V. II

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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