43, NORTH AUDLEY STREET, 22 AND 23, GROSVENOR SQUARE W1

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1357060

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1987

Statutory Address: 22 AND 23, GROSVENOR SQUARE W1

Statutory Address: 43, NORTH AUDLEY STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 22 AND 23, GROSVENOR SQUARE W1

Statutory Address: 43, NORTH AUDLEY STREET

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 28250 80864

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 2880 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GROSVENOR SQUARE, 68/19 W. 1 Nos. 22 and 23 (Including No. 43 North Audley Street) G.V. II Town mansion with main elevation to North Audley Street. 1906-07 by Read and Macdonald. Portland stone, slate roof. Free Classicism with English Baroque and French mid C.18 details. 3 storeys, basement and full attic storey above entablature with dormered mansard above. 9 windows wide with slight asymmetry of extra bay to north, read as a tripartite composition. Banded rustication to ground floor, the entrance in central 2 storey slightly advanced bay with keystone lintelled portal flanked by short screen walls terminating in panelled piers with urn finials; bay window above flanked by pairs of Ionic columns. 2 storey canted bays flanking,with prominent keystones to ground floor lights and 1st floors, articulated by Ionic columns carrying entablatures and parapets; intervening bays with pedimented cross-mullion windows. Shallow architraves to 2nd and attic floor windows. Recessed wing with similar details has canted end to corner of square with Ionic columned 1st floor corner window. 2-storey and basement 4-window wing to north with balustraded parapet. Interior altered but retains some ceilings and elements of original decoration on 1st floor. Survey of London; Vol. XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2824880868

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 209973

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in Survey of London - The Grosvenor Estate in Mayfair Part 2 The buildings: Volume 40 , , Vol. 40, (1980)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

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