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24, UPPER 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: 24, UPPER WIMPOLE STREET W1

List entry Number: 1066201

Location

24, UPPER 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: 14-Mar-1966

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207369

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 2881 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER WIMPOLE STREET, 44/19 (West side) W1 No 24 14.3.66 G.V. II Terraced town house, c1780-90, probably by John White for the Portland Estate. Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and dormered mansard, on basement. 3-window wide astylar front. Semicircular arched doorway to left with architraved panelled door framed by inset 1/2 Ionic fluted pilasters, enriched cornice-doorhead and fanlight framed by inscribed archivolt with paterae studded surround. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat band over ground floor. Parapet with coping. Cast iron Victorian scroll-patterned 1st floor balcony. Flambé urn finialed area railings. Interior retains good features,of particular note the plasterwork of the ceilings (by John Utterton?) with inset panels; stone top lit geometrical staircase with delicate wrought iron balustrade, statuary marble chimneypieces; etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2847681802

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28480 81803

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