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2 and 3, Dorset Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5199 / 51°31'11"N

Longitude: -0.1548 / 0°9'17"W

OS Eastings: 528117

OS Northings: 181718

OS Grid: TQ281817

Mapcode National: GBR 99.DB

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.82H6

Entry Name: 2 and 3, Dorset Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209503

Location: Westminster, London, W1U

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

TQ 2881 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER DORSET STREET, W1
44/29 (north side)

Nos. 2 and 3

II
G.V.

Pair of terraced houses, c.1790-1800 Portman Estate development in
continuation of Manchester Street q.v. Stock brick, stuccoed ground
floors, channelled at No. 2, concealed slate roofs. 4 storeys and
basement. 2-window wide fronts, semicircular arched doorways to left,
No. 2 with Coade stone guilloche patterned imposts and No. 3 with
architrave surround and keystone; panelled doors and radial patterned
fanlights. No. 2 has c.1900 canted bay window of 5 leaded lights inserted
in ground floor. No. 3 has 2 architraved ground floor windows. Recessed
sashes (apart from 1st floor French casements to No. 2), under flat gauged
red brick arches to upper floors. Plat band finishes off ground floor
stuccowork. Crowning stucco cornice and blocking course. Cast iron
geometric pattern balcony to 1st floor of No. 3 (renewed at No. 2). Cast
iron area railings ramped to standards with urn finials. Included for
group value, with Manchester Street, only.


Listing NGR: TQ2811781718

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