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5, Cavendish Square W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.5168 / 51°31'0"N

Longitude: -0.144 / 0°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 528877

OS Northings: 181391

OS Grid: TQ288813

Mapcode National: GBR CB.VG

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G47L

Entry Name: 5, Cavendish Square W1

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357264

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209048

Location: Westminster, London, W1G

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: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

56/71 (east side)

10.9.54 No 5


Substantial terrace house. C.1740 with C19 and some early C20 alterations. Three
storeys heightened to 4, basement, slated mansard with dormers. Brown brick with
stuccoed ground floor. Fourth floor stone cornice and third floor sill band. Early
C19 Ionic columned porch. Four windows. Continuous first floor cast iron balcony
projecting over porch, c.1900 bombé version of early C19 type. Revealed sash windows
with flat gauged arches, those on first floor with stucco architraves. Cast iron area
railings. Interior retains front compartment staircase with carved brackets to tread
ends, twisted balusters, column newels with handrail ramped etc.

Home of Quintin Hogg - GLC plaque.

Listing NGR: TQ2887781391

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