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115, Harley Street W1

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5215 / 51°31'17"N

Longitude: -0.1484 / 0°8'54"W

OS Eastings: 528561

OS Northings: 181912

OS Grid: TQ285819

Mapcode National: GBR B8.VR

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C0XY

Entry Name: 115, Harley Street W1

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210118

Location: Westminster, London, W1G

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Marylebone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HARLEY STREET , Wl
45/15 (West side)
10.9.54 No. 115
G.V. II*
Terraced town house. c.1777, Portland Estate development, probably by
John White in partnership with the plasterer Thomas Collins (associates
of Sir William Chambers). Stock brick with channelled stucco ground
floor, slate roof. 4 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows
wide. Broad semicircular arched doorway to left in Coade stone
vermiculated surround with head keystone; panelled door side lights with
entablatures, recessed doorhead, under fanlight, as Venetian window
composition. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors;
1st floor plat band. Parapet with coping. Cast iron c.1840 bombé
balcony across 1st floor. Cast iron area railings with plumbed spike
finials. Fine interior typical of these 1st rate 1770s Harley Street
speculative houses, elaborated above the norm; arched hallway and top lit
stone geometrical staircase with lyre-scroll wrought iron balustrade,
swag ornamented skylight drum; plasterwork friezes and ceilings with
flute and patera and wreath and garland motifs; stucco mythological
relief medallions, a la Chambers, framed by garlands, over principal
inlaid statuary marble chimneypieces; enriched shutter panels; mahogany
doors; etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2856181912

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