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Latitude: 51.4995 / 51°29'58"N
Longitude: -0.1401 / 0°8'24"W
OS Eastings: 529199
OS Northings: 179480
OS Grid: TQ291794
Mapcode National: GBR DJ.QN
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.JK9V
Plus Code: 9C3XFVX5+RX
Entry Name: 20, Buckingham Gate (Including Railings)
Listing Date: 4 February 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066361
English Heritage Legacy ID: 208895
Also known as: 20 Buckingham Gate
High Commission of Swaziland, London
ID on this website: 101066361
Location: Belgravia, Westminster, London, SW1E
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: St James's
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Peter Eaton Square
Church of England Diocese: London
Tagged with: High commission
TQ 2789 NW
CITY OF WESTMINSTER
BUCKINGHAM GATE SW1 (west side)
No 20 (including railings)
Substantial terrace house. 1895, Sir Reginald Blomfield. Red brick, stone
dressings, slate roof. Flemish manner with stepped gable. 4 storeys, gable
storey and basement; irregular facade. 2 main bays. Entrance in archway to left
with carved capitals and tiny domed oriel over. To right a wide projecting
square cornered bay window rising from basement to second floor, with tented
copper roof and polygonal oriel to first floor with copper half-dome and finial.
Mullioned and transomed windows, casements, leaden lights. Rich decorative
frieze of carved brickwork with figures and acanthus scroll. Stepped gable with
Seralin window and central column above rising to finial. Pinnacles to sides.
Patterned blind arches above some of windows with polychrome decoration.
Ornamental metal ship emblem to right above ground floor. Elaborate leadwork.
Wrought iron railings of original design. Interior not inspected. An early
work of Blomfield's.
Listing NGR: TQ2919979480
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