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Latitude: 51.5104 / 51°30'37"N
Longitude: -0.1532 / 0°9'11"W
OS Eastings: 528259
OS Northings: 180674
OS Grid: TQ282806
Mapcode National: GBR 9D.SQ
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.99DF
Entry Name: 44, Upper Grosvenor Street W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1221935
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207339
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 CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER GROSVENOR
68/54 STREET, Wl
24.2.58 No. 44
One of a pair of terraced town houses with No. 45. 1727-30 probably
by Charles Griffith, carpenter, with C.19 heightening. Brown brick,
slate roof. 5 storeys and basement. 3 windows wide. Entrance to
right (balancing that of No. 45) with good wooden original doorcase of
fluted engaged Ionic columns and modillion bracketed pediment, 6-panel
door and lunette fanlight. Recessed cambered head glazing bar sashes
with French windows on 1st floor. Stuccoed plat band over ground
floor and brick band over 2nd floor continuous with No. 45, parapet
with coping. Wrought iron area railings. Rear elevation has full
height 3 window bow of c.1791. Of early C.18 interior features the
hall and staircase have been little altered with panelling intact to
the hall and fluted pilaster archway to the stair compartment up to
the 1st floor only and top lit; carved cut string and 3 corkscrew
balusters per tread, the top light is set in a decorated plaster dome
on a deep drum; good architraved door off compartment to rear ground
floor etc, the main rooms, bathroom and washrooms redecorated by
M. Boudin of Jansen et Cie, Paris, c.1934 including circular and oval
bedrooms with coral and shell wall lights etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2825980674
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