16, CAVENDISH SQUARE W1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357265
Date first listed:
09-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
16, CAVENDISH SQUARE W1

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Location

Statutory Address:
16, CAVENDISH SQUARE 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 28751 81419

Details

TQ 2881 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER CAVENDISH SQUARE W1 56/55 (north side)

9.1.70 No 16

GV II

Terrace house on corner. Mid 1720s by Edward Shepherd. Brown brick slate roof. Altered early C19 and C20. Four storeys and basement; attic storey and mansard with dormers are additions. Five windows. Ground floor rusticated stone facing C19 alteration with arched windows. Stone rusticated quoins original as is bracketed stone cornice over second floor and plat band and sill band to first floor. Revealed glazing bar sash windows with flat gauged arches. Early C19 balustraded panels inserted below sills on first floor. Entrance reset in Harley Street return, semi-circular arched pilastered Venetian composition with side lights. Part of Duke of Chandos post 1723 development of north side of square. This corner house with Harley Street balanced its twin (demolished late C19) on corner of Chandos Street.

Listing NGR: TQ2874881423

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
209051
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 30 Mar 2003
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