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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1357362
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207565
Location: Westminster, London, W2
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
TQ 2681 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER WESTBOURNE TERRACE, W2
51/9 (north-east) side) Dorland Hotel
(formerly listed as
Nos 121 to 141 (odd))
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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