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Dorland House

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5089 / 51°30'32"N

Longitude: -0.1336 / 0°8'0"W

OS Eastings: 529623

OS Northings: 180541

OS Grid: TQ296805

Mapcode National: GBR GF.58

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.MBRL

Entry Name: Dorland House

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Last Amended: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414800

Location: Westminster, London, SW1Y

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER LOWER REGENT STREET,
71/94 SW1 (East side)

22.11.73 DORLAND HOUSE: Nos. 14
to 22 (even) (Including
No. 9 St. Alban's Street)
(formerly listed under
Regent Street)

GV II

Office block with shops. c.1924-28 by J.J. Joass. Portland stone clad;
steel frame, slate roof. Beaux Arts influenced heavy but dignifies
classicism in the rebuilt Regent Street idiom. 6 storeys, including podium
ground floor with mezzanine and 2 tiers of attics in mansard. 8-window
wide front with 3-window wings and 8 window wide return to Carlton Street
The ground floor office entrance and shop windows have been altered but
dividing pilasters and engaged Doric columns to the wings rising through
mezzanine to carry continuous entablature with cast iron balcony with stony
urns on pedestals to centre of 2nd floor. This floor has rusticated ashlar
facing and with 3rd floor has recessed metal casements in architraves, with
cornices over on 3rd floor. Deep entablature with bracketed cornice an
balustraded parapet surmounted by urns. The mansard roof has lead
dressings to the dormers and triumphal ornaments on the corners of the
wings.


Listing NGR: TQ2962380541

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

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