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42-45, CHESTER SQUARE SW1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.4941 / 51°29'38"N

Longitude: -0.1505 / 0°9'1"W

OS Eastings: 528493

OS Northings: 178858

OS Grid: TQ284788

Mapcode National: GBR BL.DL

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.BQT0

Plus Code: 9C3XFRVX+JR

Entry Name: 42-45, CHESTER SQUARE SW1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209162

ID on this website: 101219286

Location: Belgravia, Westminster, London, SW1W

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Knightsbridge and Belgravia

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michael Chester Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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102/32 (south side)

Nos 42 to 45 (consec)
9.1.70 including 45a & 45b


Row of houses. Early to mid C19. Stucco. Slate mansards. 3 storeys with attic
mansard, to Nos 42 and 45a and full attic to rest, Nos 43, 45 and 45b with
additional attic mansard. Houses divided by giant paired pilasters with curious
free "Ionic" capitals. Channelling to ground floor. Projecting porches with
square piers and cushion capitals. Continuous cast iron balcony to first floor.
Square headed windows, sashes, mostly retaining glazing bars; French casements to
first floor. Dentil cornice above second floor. Attic with incised pilasters
between houses. Cast iron area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ2849378858

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