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1-5, Montagu Square W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5173 / 51°31'2"N

Longitude: -0.1585 / 0°9'30"W

OS Eastings: 527868

OS Northings: 181426

OS Grid: TQ278814

Mapcode National: GBR 8B.L8

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.64K5

Plus Code: 9C3XGR8R+WH

Entry Name: 1-5, Montagu Square W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418628

Location: Bryanston and Dorset Square, Westminster, London, W1H

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Bryanston and Dorset Square

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Bryanston Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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54/21 (East side)

Nos. 1 to 5 (consec.)


Terraced town houses. c.1810-11, some mid C.19 alterations and No. 4, by
J.T. Parkinson as part of his Montagu-Bryanston Square development for the
Portman Estate. Stock brick with channelled stucco ground floors;
concealed slate roofs. 5 storeys on basements, except No. 4 which is of 4
storeys. 3-window wide fronts. Semicircular arched doorways to left with
panelled doors in pilaster jambs and plain fanlights. The 2 ground floor
sashes are set in segmental bow; with the exception of No. 4, mid C.19
stucco canted bays rise above segmental bows through 1st and 2nd floors,
finished off with cornices and blocking courses, some with channelling and
enrichment; otherwise recessed sashes under flat gauged arches; No. 4 with
rusticated sashes but blind windows to 3rd floor. Plat band finishing off
ground floor stuccowork; Nos. 2, 3 and 5 have 4th floor stucco sill bands.
Crowning stucco cornices and blocking courses. Continuous cast iron
lattice patterned balcony across 1st floors. Cast iron area railings with
acorn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2786881426

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