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17, WIMPOLE STREET W1

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: 17, WIMPOLE STREET W1

List entry Number: 1066088

Location

17, WIMPOLE STREET W1

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: 10-Sep-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207663

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER WIMPOLE STREET, Wl 45/136 (East side) 10.9.54 No 17 G.V. II Terraced 1st rate town house. 1760s Portland Estate development. Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. Astylar front distinguished by fine Chambers-like Doric porch and good set of railings with lampholders. 4 storeys and basement. 4 windows wide. Semicircular arched rusticated doorway in 2nd bay from left with Doric columned shallow porch and triglyphed dosserets to open pediment with panelled soffit. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat band over ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping. Early to mid C19 iron balcony. Wrought iron area railings with flambé torch finials swept up steps with scrollwork lampholders and link extinguishers. Interior retains good features with front compartment staircase with wrought iron balustrade, plasterwork and statuary marble and carved chimneypieces ; etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2859581542

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28595 81539

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