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1, Albert Gate Sw1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5026 / 51°30'9"N

Longitude: -0.1586 / 0°9'30"W

OS Eastings: 527904

OS Northings: 179789

OS Grid: TQ279797

Mapcode National: GBR 8H.KJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.6HHH

Entry Name: 1, Albert Gate Sw1

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208521

Location: Westminster, London, SW1X

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity South Kensington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


9.1.70 No 1


Mansion, now embassy. Mid C19. Painted stucco. Italianate style. Main block
of five storeys, three windows wide to Albert Gate; returns also three windows,
plus four-window three storey wing to rear. Rustication to ground floor.
Central entrance in Doric porch with paired columns. Windows square headed,
pedimented to first floor with flanking Corinthian half columns. Architraves to
upper windows. Windows mainly sashed, with small panes. Balconies to first and
second floors. Cornice of a pair with glazed mansard. Balustraded area. One of
a pair with 2 Albert Gate.

Listing NGR: TQ2790479789

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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