1-13, CHESTER SQUARE SW1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357284
Date first listed:
09-Jan-1970
Statutory Address:
1-13, CHESTER SQUARE SW1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
1-13, CHESTER SQUARE 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)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ2857479071

Details

TQ 2879 SE 98/48 9.1.70

CITY OF WESTMINSTER CHESTER SQUARE, SW1 (north side)

Nos 1 to 13 (consec)

GV II

Terrace of houses. Planned 1828, started about 1835. Stucco. Slate mansards. 3 storeys, attic, attic mansard and basement. Each house 2 windows wide. Centre and end houses one window wide and set forward slightly, with paired giant pilasters to first and second floors. Channelling to ground floor. Square headed entrances and windows. Panelled doors. Centre and end houses with first floor windows set in segmental arched reveals. Cast iron anthemion patterned balconies to first floor. Sashes. Glazing bars. French windows to first floor. Cornice above second floor; subsidiary cornice above third floor. Cast iron spearhead area railings. Return to left also of architectural interest. Integral part of planned development.

London Vol I N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2857479071

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
209158
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: London I: The Cities of London and Westminster, (1962)

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: 11 Jan 2006
Reference: IOE01/14620/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Rau. Source Historic England Archive
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