ALBANY COURTYARD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1209755
Date first listed:
24-Feb-1958
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, 1-5, ALBANY W1
Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, 6, ALBANY W1
Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, PICCADILLY W1

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Location

Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, 1-5, ALBANY W1
Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, 6, ALBANY W1
Statutory Address:
ALBANY COURTYARD, PICCADILLY 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 29274 80520

Details

TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER ALBANY (Piccadilly) W1

70/10 Albany Courtyard, Nos 1 to 6 24.2.58 (consec) 9.1.70 (No 6 only) GV I

Flanking forecourt wings of Melbourne House, 1771-76, by Sir William Chambers. Brown brick, slate roof. Each wing of 2 storeys and basement. 9 bays wide with centre 3 bays slightly advanced and pedimented. Central doorways to each group of 3 bays, with stone doorcases, pulvinated friezes and pediments. Revealed sash windows, no glazing bars, under flat gauged arches. Ground floor stone sill band and stone band cornice below parapet with coping. Part of rare surviving enclave of town mansion, converted and extended as apartments by Henry Holland in 1802-03.

Survey of London: vol XXXI Sir William Chambers; John Harris.

Listing NGR: TQ2927480520

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
208501
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Harris, J, Sir William Chambers Knight of the Polar Star, (1970)

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: 09 Jan 2005
Reference: IOE01/13807/27
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