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6 and 7, Upper Harley Street Nw1

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marylebone High Street, London

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Latitude: 51.5241 / 51°31'26"N

Longitude: -0.1495 / 0°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 528474

OS Northings: 182194

OS Grid: TQ284821

Mapcode National: GBR B7.LV

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.CY9J

Entry Name: 6 and 7, Upper Harley Street Nw1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207344

Location: Westminster, London, NW1

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

(West side)
5.2.70 Nos 6 and 7
G.V. II*
Pair of town houses. 1824-26 by John Nash (built by W M Nurse), as part of his
Regent's Park Crown Estate development. Stucco with channelled ground floor;
slate roof. Symmetrical Graeco-Roman elevation with Corinthian order. 3 storeys
and basement with attic storey over centre 3 bays. 5 windows wide with 3-bay
centre advanced. Semicircular arched doorways, with panelled doors and
patterned fanlights, between tripartite segmental headed sash windows. 1st
floor central and end bays have tripartite glazing bar sashes with blind shell
and fan lunettes, alternating with narrow single sashes; plain sashes to 2nd
floor; 5 small semicircular arched attic windows. Cornice over ground floor
supporting giant order of fluted Corinthian pilasters flanking narrow bays
either side of centre, to angles and coupled to returns, rising to main
entablature with modillion cornice over 2nd floor; the balustrade parapet above
broken by central attic storey which has cornice blocking course and acroterion
finials. Spear head, urn finialed area railings.
John Nash; John summerson.

Listing NGR: TQ2847082194

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