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Latitude: 51.4947 / 51°29'40"N
Longitude: -0.177 / 0°10'37"W
OS Eastings: 526651
OS Northings: 178879
OS Grid: TQ266788
Mapcode National: GBR 4L.GC
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.WP9K
Entry Name: The French Institute
Listing Date: 16 January 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226079
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423096
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Brompton & Hans Town
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity with St Paul, Onslow Sq and St Augustine, Sth Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2678 NE QUEENSBERRY PLACE SW7
16.1.81 The French Institute
Institute. 1937 by A J Thomas. Reception suites by Patrice Bonnet 1939. Red brick,
some cream faience. Corner site. Two storeys and basement. Six bays to Queensberry
Place. Coupled pointed windows to first floor with recessed brick panels over. Grow
floor windows square headed with patterned faience piers between. Entrance on return
to Queensberry Way. Canopied; stepped oriel over. Faience window tracery. Two stor
wing of six bays to right. Staircase and library interiors survive.
Listing NGR: TQ2665178879
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