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21, ARLINGTON STREET SW1

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: 21, ARLINGTON STREET SW1

List entry Number: 1066497

Location

21, ARLINGTON 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: 24-Feb-1958

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 208552

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 2980 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ARLINGTON STREET, SW1 81/10 24.2.58 No 21 GV II*

Town mansion. 1738 by G. Leoni for the 2nd Viscount Shannon, with repairs and alterations by Chambers for the 3rd Viscount Weymouth in 1769 and with mid-C19 alterations to facade. Brown brick, stone dressings, slate roof. 3 storeys, basement and 2 tiers of dormers in mansard. 4 windows wide. Entrance in 2nd bay from right with semi-circular arched doorway with sculpted keystone and patterned fanlight in enclosed stone porch of Ionic columns, pulvinated frieze and bracketed cornice. Sash windows, no glazing bars, recessed in stone architraves, those on 1st floor with consoles and pediments. 1st floor plat band and sill band. Stone cornice below parapet with coping. Wrought iron area railings, returned up steps to porch, with lampholders. Fine interiors retaining elements of 1740s work including large chimney piece in Kent manner, doorcases etc., and Chambers' work; rich stucco work in stair compartment, coffered ceiling, etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2909080278

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29094 80280

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