79-119, WESTBOURNE TERRACE W2

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1066126
Date first listed:
01-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
79-119, WESTBOURNE TERRACE W2

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Location

Statutory Address:
79-119, WESTBOURNE TERRACE W2

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City of Westminster (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 26397 81287

Details

TQ 2681 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER WESTBOURNE TERRACE, W2 51/19 (north-east side) Nos 79 to 119 (odd) GV II Grand terrace of houses. Circa 1840. Probably by William King and William Kingdom. Stucco. Some slate mansards. 4 storeys, full attic storey to centre houses and later attic with C20 windows to Nos 79-81,91,107,117 and 119. Each house 2 windows wide (centre house of 3 windows wide). Centre 7 houses and end pairs break forward slightly with rusticated quoins. Channelling to ground floor. Projecting Greek Doric porches, colonnade to ground floor of centre pair. Panelled studded doors. 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. Mainly sashes, plate glass. French casements to first floor. Guilloche band above second floor. Rich dentil cornice above third floor (removed to Nos 79 to 81, simplified to Nos 85,103 and 105). Subsidiary cornice to attic of central houses. Cast iron railings. Returns to left and right with 3-storey semicircular bow windows. 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: TQ2639781287

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
207564
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hibbert, , Weinreb, , The London Encyclopaedia, (1983), 942

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 03 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/10189/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Rau. Source Historic England Archive
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