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73, New Cavendish Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.52 / 51°31'12"N

Longitude: -0.1441 / 0°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 528859

OS Northings: 181752

OS Grid: TQ288817

Mapcode National: GBR C9.T9

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.G253

Entry Name: 73, New Cavendish Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420718

Location: Westminster, London, W1W

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Marylebone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

45/54 (north side)
No 73
Town villa. Later C.19 rebuild of Portland Place mews building. Stucco,
slate fish scale slates to front pitch roof. Interesting case of "Regency"
Revival. 2 storeys, basement and dormered mansard. 5 windows wide with
central entrance bay slightly advanced. Chanelled stucco ground floor has
semicircular arched doorway in centre break, framed by pilasters carrying
entablature with modillioned cornice; panelled door moulded doorhead and reveal
enriched with rope moulding and keystone. Recessed sashes (one blind on
ground floor), those on 1st floor in eared architraves. Rusticated quoins,
enriched cornice over ground floor and crowning entablature with modillion
cornice and a blocking course which is slightly inflected over centre break.
The dormers have shouldered bases and segmental arched cornice-hoods. Early
instance of the Portland Estate reintroducing a modest domestic residential
scale in this area, a scheme pursed on these east-west cross streets in the
early 1900s.

Listing NGR: TQ2885981752

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

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