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70-106, WESTBOURNE TERRACE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.516 / 51°30'57"N

Longitude: -0.1804 / 0°10'49"W

OS Eastings: 526352

OS Northings: 181241

OS Grid: TQ263812

Mapcode National: GBR 3B.PR

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.T5G6

Entry Name: 70-106, WESTBOURNE TERRACE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207568

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 James Paddington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2681 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER WESTBOURNE TERRACE, W2
51/17 (south-west side)
5.2.70 Nos 70 to 106 (even)
(including 1 to 3
(consec.) Chilworth St).
GV II
Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1840 (probably by William King and William
Kingdom). Stucco. Some slate mansards. 4 storeys, full attic storey to centre
houses and later attic with C20 windows to Nos 70-72. Each house 2 windows
wide. Centre 7 houses and end pairs break forward slightly with rusticated quoins. Channelling to ground floor. Projecting Greek Doric porches, colonnade
to ground floor of centre pair. Panelled studded doors. Continuous first floor
bombé balcony. First floor windows pedimented and flanked by fluted Corinthian
columns. Second floor windows corniced. All windows architraved above ground
floor. Mainly sashes, plate glass; French casements to first floor. Guilloche
band above second floor. Rich dentil cornice above third floor (removed to Nos
70,72,86, 88 and simplified to Nos 74,76 and 78). Subsidiary cornice to attic
of centre houses. Cast iron area railings. Returns to left and right with 3
storey semicircular bow windows. Integral part of grand scheme with other houses
in Westbourne Terrace.
The London Encyclopedia, B Weinreb and Hibbert (Eds), 1983, p.942.


Listing NGR: TQ2635281240

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