GROSVENOR HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1357254

Date first listed: 09-Jan-1970

Statutory Address: GROSVENOR HOTEL, BUCKINGHAM PALACE ROAD SW1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: GROSVENOR HOTEL, BUCKINGHAM PALACE ROAD SW1

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 28847 79042

Summary

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History

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Details

TQ 2879 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BUCKINGHAM PALACE ROAD SW1 98/53 (south-east side) 9.1.70 Grosvenor Hotel

GV II*

Hotel. 1860 - 1. J. T. Knowles.Carving carried out by Daymond and Sons. Yellow brick, Bath stone. Shaped slate mansard roof. 5 storeys. 19 bays wide. End pairs of bays set forward slightly with pavilion roofs. Ground floor rusticated. Central entrance. Windows arched except to third floor. Gauged brick heads. First floor with pilasters between windows and carved spandrels with portrait heads and naturalistic foliage. Second floor windows corniced on carved consoles, those to pavilions pedimented. Fourth floor similar to first but lower; rich cornice; much carved decoration. Continuous first floor balcony and second floor balcony, both with naturalistic leaf decoration. One of the first buildings in London to use the French pavilion roof. London Vol I. N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2884779042

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 208914

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: London I - The Cities of London and Westminster, (1973)

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