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Latitude: 51.5197 / 51°31'10"N
Longitude: -0.1492 / 0°8'57"W
OS Eastings: 528508
OS Northings: 181706
OS Grid: TQ285817
Mapcode National: GBR B9.PD
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C2HC
Entry Name: 51, Wimpole Street W1
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066053
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207674
Location: Westminster, London, W1G
Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Marylebone
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2881 NW and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER WIMPOLE STREET W1
44/32 ;45/63 (west side)
5.2.70 No 51
Terraced town house. 1770s Portland Estate development, probably by John White.
Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floor; slate roof. 4 storeys and
basement. 3-window wide astylar front. Broad semicircular arched doorway to
left with stucco rustications; panelled door, side lights and patterned fanlight
in plain Venetian composition. Ground floor has c1900 tripartite stucco pilastered
window with entablature, in antis. Recessed sashes to upper floors under flat
gauged arches. Plat band over ground floor stuccowork. Parapet with coping.
Scrolled cast iron Victorian balcony across 1st floor. Wrought iron area
railings with urn finials. Interior retains good features with
geometrical staircase with wrought iron balustrade, plasterwork and statuary
marble Ionic columned or pilastered chimneypieces; etc.
Listing NGR: TQ2850881706
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