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Dorland Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5173 / 51°31'2"N

Longitude: -0.1811 / 0°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 526304

OS Northings: 181388

OS Grid: TQ263813

Mapcode National: GBR 3B.J8

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.T445

Entry Name: Dorland Hotel

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207565

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Hyde Park

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Paddington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2681 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER WESTBOURNE TERRACE, W2
51/9 (north-east) side) Dorland Hotel
(formerly listed as
Nos 121 to 141 (odd))
GV II
Hotel, formerly terrace of grand houses. Circa 1840. Probably by William King
and Wiliam Kingdom. Stucco. Some slate mansards. 4 storeys, some attic
mansards but full attic storeys to centre 6 bays. Each house unit 2 windows
wide. Centre 6 bays and end 4 bays of composition set forward slightly with
rusticated quoins. Channelling to ground floor. Projecting Greek Doric porches
only to ends, with widely spaced paired columns (probably an alteration).
Continuous first floor bombé balcony. First floor windows pedimented and flanked
by fluted Corinthian columns. Second floor windows corniced. All windows
architraved above ground floor. Sashes, plate glass. Guilloche band above
second floor. Rich dentil cornice above third floor and subsidiary cornice to
attic of centre houses. Cast iron area railings. Returns to left and right with
similar treatment. Rear elevation rebuilt. Integral part of grand scheme with
other houses in Westbourne Terrace
The London Encyclopedia, B Weinreb and C Hibbert (Eds), 1983, p.942.


Listing NGR: TQ2630481388

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