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16, Cavendish Square W1

A Grade II Listed Building in West End, London

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Latitude: 51.517 / 51°31'1"N

Longitude: -0.1458 / 0°8'44"W

OS Eastings: 528751

OS Northings: 181419

OS Grid: TQ287814

Mapcode National: GBR CB.FC

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.F48C

Entry Name: 16, Cavendish Square W1

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209051

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

56/55 (north side)

9.1.70 No 16


Terrace house on corner. Mid 1720s by Edward Shepherd. Brown brick slate roof.
Altered early C19 and C20. Four storeys and basement; attic storey and mansard with
dormers are additions. Five windows. Ground floor rusticated stone facing C19
alteration with arched windows. Stone rusticated quoins original as is bracketed stone
cornice over second floor and plat band and sill band to first floor. Revealed glazing
bar sash windows with flat gauged arches. Early C19 balustraded panels inserted below
sills on first floor. Entrance reset in Harley Street return, semi-circular arched
pilastered Venetian composition with side lights. Part of Duke of Chandos post 1723
development of north side of square. This corner house with Harley Street balanced its
twin (demolished late C19) on corner of Chandos Street.

Listing NGR: TQ2874881423

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