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18, Upper Grosvenor Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5103 / 51°30'37"N

Longitude: -0.1553 / 0°9'19"W

OS Eastings: 528110

OS Northings: 180654

OS Grid: TQ281806

Mapcode National: GBR 9D.9S

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.897K

Entry Name: 18, Upper Grosvenor Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274907

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207334

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
68/66 STREET, W1
No. 18
G.V. II
Terraced town house. c.1732 by Lawrence Neale, carpenter, with
alterations and probably heightening by Charles Elliot in 1792-93.
Stucco faced, slate roof. 3 storeys and basement with attic storey
and dormered mansard. 4 windows wide, the front flanked by rusticated
quoins. Entrance in 2nd bay from left with Doric columned
portico-porch of c.1793, 6 panel door with segmental fanlight.
Recessed sashes under segmental arches, the attic storey with square
headed windows in shallow architraves. Cornice over 2nd floor,
parapet with coping. Delicate cast iron c.1793 balcony to 1st floor.
Wrought iron area railings. Rear elevation has bow added by Elliot.
The interior retains of the early C.18 the panelling, modillion
cornice and probably original chimneypiece of the front ground floor
room,other extensive alterations by Elliot of c.1792-93,mouldings etc,
and in particular the double apsed staircase, up to the 2nd floor with
stone cantilevered steps and delicately patterned iron balustrade
(c.f. same pattern at 66 Grosvenor Street); otherwise principally
Edwardian neo-Georgian features.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.


Listing NGR: TQ2811080654

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