Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1066307

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1954

Statutory Address: 18, CAVENDISH SQUARE W1


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Statutory Address: 18, CAVENDISH SQUARE W1

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 28728 81368


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TQ 2881 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CAVENDISH SQUARE W1 56/67 (west side) 10.9.54 No 18 GV II*

Terraced house. 1770s with mid C19 alterations. Brown brick, slate roof. Three storeys, basement, and mansard with dormers. Rusticated stucco to ground floor. Bracketed stone cornice and blocking course. Three windows, C19 stucco architraves, with dentilled alternating pediments and c.1800 cast iron balconettes on first floor. Similar doorway to No 17. Good interior features; staircase rising full height and, top lit with "chinese" wrought iron balustrade; mahogany doors and architrave doorcases. First floor drawing room with fine statuary marble "console" chimneypiece and fine Rococo stucco work to ceiling: central oval with putti, roundels with reliefs from Lafontaine's Fables, and deeply modelled birds. A more restrained Rococo design to ceiling of first floor rear room which also has an original marble chimneypiece etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2872881368


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Legacy System number: 209053

Legacy System: LBS

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