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65-76, Chester Square Sw1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.4956 / 51°29'43"N

Longitude: -0.1487 / 0°8'55"W

OS Eastings: 528613

OS Northings: 179026

OS Grid: TQ286790

Mapcode National: GBR BL.S1

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.CNRW

Entry Name: 65-76, Chester Square Sw1

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209164

Location: 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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Listing Text

TQ 2879 SE
98/48
9.1.70

CITY OF WESTMINSTER
CHESTER SQUARE, SW1
(south side)

Nos 65 to 76 (consec)

GV
II

Terrace of houses. Planned 1828, started about 1835. Stucco. Slate mansards.
3 storeys, attic, attic mansard and basement. Each house 2 windows wide. Centre
and end houses one window wide and set forward slightly, with paired giant
pilasters to first and second floors. Channelling to ground floor. Square
headed entrances and windows. Panelled doors. Centre and end houses with first
floor windows set in segmental arched reveals. Cast iron first floor balconies
of anthemion pattern. Sashes. Some glazing bars, some plate glass. French
windows to first floor. Cornice above second floor; subsidiary cornice above
third floor. Cast iron spearhead area railings. Return also of interest.
Integral part of planned development.

London Vol I N Pevsner.

Listing NGR: TQ2861379026

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