222 Marylebone Road Nw1

Date:
14 Mar 2001
Location:
222 Marylebone Road Nw1, Marylebone, City Of Westminster, Greater London, NW1 6JQ
Reference:
IOE01/02586/03
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 2781 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER MARYLEBONE ROAD NW1 43/500 19.6.87 No 222 GV II

Hotel 1897-99. Designed by Colonel R W Edis. Red brick with terracotta dressings slated mansard roof. 8 storeys plus basement. 14 main bays.

Symmetrical composition. Centre 3 bays set forward slightly to full height, with arched central entrance to ground floor set in pilastered surround.

Outer 3 bays to either side advanced to ground floor with arched loggias sirmounted by balustraded balconies. Canted bay windows rising to full height above second floor to first and third bays to either side, topped by Dutch gables; centre bay similar windows to ground and first floors linked with round heads. Segimental windows to second floor. Other windows mainly square headed; terracotta architraves. Sashes glazing bars to upper lights. Square central clock tower with domed 'pinnacles' to corners and openwork in on finaial to roof. Several elaborate interiors remain, including the ground staircase and entrance hall, dining rooms, etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2755881917

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1150 IOE Records taken by Richard Keeler; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Richard Keeler. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Keeler, Richard

Rights Holder: Keeler, Richard

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Terracotta, Victorian Hostel, Commercial, Domestic, Residential Building

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