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55-91, Knightsbridge

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.502 / 51°30'7"N

Longitude: -0.1576 / 0°9'27"W

OS Eastings: 527974

OS Northings: 179727

OS Grid: TQ279797

Mapcode National: GBR 8H.SR

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.7H1X

Entry Name: 55-91, Knightsbridge

Listing Date: 8 June 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 413398

Location: Westminster, London, SW1X

County: 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: St Paul Knightsbridge

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(south side)
TQ 2879 NW
88/10 87/10
8.6.82 Nos 55 to 91 (odd).
Block of shops and offices. 1901. Caroe. Red brick with stone dressings.
Green slate roof. Eclectic classical style with Flemish touches. Almost
symmetrical composition of eighteen main bays, the centre three set forward and
also end three to left and end four to right with pediments to each. Four
storeys plus two tiers of dormers. Shop windows to ground floor, mainly altered
except to Nos 57, 67 and 91. Windows to centre and end bays mullioned and
transomed with half columns between. Intervening bays with giant thermal windows
to first floor. Some sashes, with small panes and glazing bars; some leaded
lights. Semicircular oriels at intervals to upper storeys. Cornice. Pedimented
dormers with sunk parapets between. Tall polychromed chimneys.

Listing NGR: TQ2797479727

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

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