26 Westbourne Crescent W2

21 Mar 2003
26 Westbourne Crescent W2, Paddington, City Of Westminster, Greater London, W2 3DB
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 2581 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER WESTBOURNE GROVE, W2 50/12 (north side) 5.2.70 No 26 GV II Theatre, now commercial premises, Circa 1860. Painted stone or stucco. Balustraded attic.

Italianate style. 4 storeys, 4 bays. Arched ground floor windows and arched entrance to second bay from right. Portrait roundels to spandrels. First floor continuous round headed arcade; second and third floor windows paired in arched reveals with portrait roundels between (including Queen Victoria and Prince Albert). C20 casement windows except to ground floor left hand side, where 2 bays remain of orginal glazing with arched metal glazing bars. Modillion cornice. Decorative capitals with naturalistic foliage to each stage. Built as a Shakespearian Theatre.

Listing NGR: TQ2566081196


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1656 IOE Records taken by Anthony Rau; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Anthony Rau. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Rau, Anthony

Rights Holder: Rau, Anthony


Stone, Stucco, Victorian Theatre, Recreational, Music Speech And Dance Venue, Shop, Commercial, Office, Unassigned, Building