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1-43, Clarence Terrace Nw1

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5254 / 51°31'31"N

Longitude: -0.1595 / 0°9'34"W

OS Eastings: 527776

OS Northings: 182325

OS Grid: TQ277823

Mapcode National: GBR 87.CC

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.6X0H

Entry Name: 1-43, Clarence Terrace Nw1

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357311

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209191

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 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CLARENCE TERRACE,
REGENT'S PARK, NW1
34/21
Nos 1 to 43 consec
9.1.70 (formerly listed as Nos
1 to 12 (consec)


GV I

Unified terrace block. 1823 by Decimus Burton under Nash's supervision, as
part of Nash's Regent's Park Crown Estate development and built by James Burton
(completely reconstructed 1965). Stucco; slate roofs. Graeco-Roman palace
in the Nash manner, composed in 3 blocks with hexastyle portico to centre of
main range, lower links set back behind colonnade screens and advanced flanking
pavilions with pilaster order. 3 storeys and dormered mansards. 15 window
wide main range, 3-window links and 3 window fronts to flanking pavilions with
5-window returns. Enclosed pilastered porches to inner returns of flank
pavilions; doorways behind screen in links and to main portico podium.
Channelled podium-ground floor with semicircular arched windows; segmental
arched openings to podium of screens; architraved and corniced 1st floor
windows. The hexastyle portico has a giant Corinthian order with the main
entablature broken forward over it surmounted by shallow pediment. The screens
in front of links have giant paired Ionic columns carrying entablature. The
flanking pavilions have 1st and 2nd floors dressed with giant Corinthian pilas-
tered paired to angles. Balustraded parapet to main range which has geometric
patterned 1st floor balcony, balconettes to links. Tasselled spearhead area
railings.
John Nash: John Summerson.


Listing NGR: TQ2777682325

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