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Hanover Terrace

A Grade I Listed Building in Regent's Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5277 / 51°31'39"N

Longitude: -0.1629 / 0°9'46"W

OS Eastings: 527536

OS Northings: 182576

OS Grid: TQ275825

Mapcode National: GBR 76.LJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.4V7Q

Entry Name: Hanover Terrace

Listing Date: 14 January 1970

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210058

Location: Westminster, London, NW1

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Regent's Park

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Cyprian Clarence Gate

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2782 NE and NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER HANOVER TERRACE,
23/18 ;24/4 REGENT'S PARK, NW1
14.1.70 Nos. 1 to 20 (consec.)
G.V. I
Unified terrace block. 1822-23 by John Nash (built by J.M. Aitkens) as
part of his Regent's Park Crown Estate development. Stucco; slate roofs.
Long "palace" terrace set back behind garden with drive, with central and
terminal Roman Doric porticoed pavilions and ground floor screened by
loggia maintaining the palatial illusion. 3 storeys and basement. 3
windows per house. The projecting segmental arcaded rusticated loggia
approached by short flights of steps,screens,ground floor doorways and
windows. Recessed architraved glazing bar sashes, those on 1st floor with
pediments. Doric entablature overall with roundels in metopes and dormers
behind blocking course. Central hexastyle pedimented Roman Doric portico
over loggia with high-relief subject in tympanum and 3 acroteria statues.
Similar tetrastyle porticoes to terminal pavilions. Grecian cast iron
balustrade to loggia. Nos. 1 and 20 have porches to their returns.
John Nash; John Summerson.


Listing NGR: TQ2753682576

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