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QUEEN'S COLLEGE

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: QUEEN'S COLLEGE

List entry Number: 1066671

Location

QUEEN'S COLLEGE, 43-47, HARLEY 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: 210102

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER HARLEY STREET, W1 45/96 (West side) 10.9.54 Nos. 43 to 47 (odd) (Queen's College) G.V. II Terraced town houses. c.1760 Portland Estate development probably by Henry Keene; the houses combined following the foundation of Queen's College at No. 45 as the first women's college by F.D. Morris in 1848; extension to rear in 1908. Stock brick; stuccoed ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and basements. 3-window wide fronts. Nos. 43 and 45 with linked, stucco, mid C.19 Doric columned porches; No. 47 with semicircular arched doorway to right with fanlight. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat band finishing off stuccowork; 1st floor sill band; parapet with stone coping. No. 47 with mid C.19 cast iron balcony across 1st floor. Cast iron area railings with flambe urn finials. Interiors of Nos. 45 and 47 retain fine stone staircases with wrought iron scrollwork balustrades; that to No. 45 in front compartment rising to 1st floor only with Rococo plasterwork to ceiling; that to rear of No. 47 rising full height and top-lit with some good Rococo Palladian plasterwork with Edwardian elaboration; dining room has ceiling in Rococo manner with central figured relief; some good statuary marble chimneypieces etc.

Listing NGR: TQ2866681576

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28664 81578

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