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48, Upper Grosvenor Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5105 / 51°30'37"N

Longitude: -0.1527 / 0°9'9"W

OS Eastings: 528290

OS Northings: 180684

OS Grid: TQ282806

Mapcode National: GBR 9D.WP

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.99MC

Entry Name: 48, Upper Grosvenor Street W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207341

Location: Westminster, London, W1K

County: London

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

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Listing Text

TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER GROSVENOR
68/58 STREET, Wl
24.2.58 No. 48
G.V. II
Terraced house. 1727-29 by Robert Phillips, bricklayer, early C.19
attic- storey. Brown brick with red brick dressings, slate roof.
3 storeys, basement, attic storey and dormered mansard. 2 windows
wide. Doorway to right with wood doorcase having panelled reveals and
framing pilasters supporting entablature with grotesque mask.
Recessed sash windows under segmental brick arches, vertically laced
by red brick dressings. Stone cornice over 2nd floor, parapet with
coping. 1st floor cast iron balconettes. Wrought iron area railings.
Interior retains original plan with staircase between front and back
rooms, the balustrade of cast iron and wood an elegant alteration of
c.1845, otherwise the interior decoration in C.18 style by White Allom
with simplification and more distinctly Vogue classical treatment by
Syrie Maugham in the 1930s, in particular the 2nd floor rear bedroom
and the mirror glazed bathroom with reeded glass quoin pilasters etc.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2829080684

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