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BENNETT HOUSE, GROSVENOR ESTATE (WITH LODGE AND GATE PIERS)

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BENNETT HOUSE, GROSVENOR ESTATE (WITH LODGE AND GATE PIERS)

List entry Number: 1065921

Location

BENNETT HOUSE, GROSVENOR ESTATE (WITH LODGE AND GATE PIERS), PAGE STREET SW1

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 422608

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 2978 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PAGE STREET, SW1 105/5 (north side) 5.2.70 Bennett House, Grosvenor Estate (with lodge and gate piers) G.V. II Tenement courtyard block of flats. 1928-30; consultant Sir Edwin Lutyens; part of the Westminster Housing Scheme for the Grosvenor Estate. Grey brick and white rendered chequerboard external elevations with grey brick and rendered access galleries to courtyard elevations, spare stone dressings, concealed roofs. Stripped Georgian style. 6 storeys. 4-window wide ends to street with long returns enclosing rectangular courtyard and single storey former lodges, square on plan, flanking courtyard entrance with gate piers. Doorways on ground floor and galleries of courtyard elevations. Flush framed glazing bar sashes. Parapet copings finish off facades. The lodges each have 1 window, and an oeil de boeuf in link, with pyramidal roofs; they are built out with gate piers at right angles to street ends of long sides of block. An imaginative Lutyens treatment of a standard LCC type of housing block.

Listing NGR: TQ2993678908

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29936 78908

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