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Abady House with Lodges, Numbers 38 and 40, and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4942 / 51°29'39"N

Longitude: -0.1312 / 0°7'52"W

OS Eastings: 529832

OS Northings: 178904

OS Grid: TQ298789

Mapcode National: GBR GL.QK

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PP0X

Entry Name: Abady House with Lodges, Numbers 38 and 40, and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422613

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Vincent Square

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Rochester Row

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2978 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PAGE STREET, SW1
105/3 (north side)
5.2.70 Abady House with lodges,
Nos. 38 and 40,
and gate piers
G.V. II
Tenement courtyard block of flats. 1928-30; consultant Sir Edwin Lutyens;
part of the Westminster Housing Scheme for the Grosvenor Estate. Grey
brick and white rendered chequerboard external elevations with grey brick
and rendered access galleries to courtyard elevations, spare stone
dressings, concealed roofs. Stripped Georgian style. 6 storeys. 4-window
wide ends to street and long returns enclosing rectangular courtyard.
Doorways to courtyard,ground floor and galleries. Flush framed glazing bar
sashes in chequerboard and similar sashes to courtyard elevations. Parapet
copings finish off the facades. The square lodges flanking the courtyard
entrance (Nos. 38 and 40) have 1 window, and an oeil de boeuf in link, with
pyramidal roofs; they are built out,with gate piers, at right angles to
street ends of long sides of block. An imaginative Lutyens treatment of a
standard LCC type of housing block.


Listing NGR: TQ2983278904

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