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Argyle House and Gates and Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chelsea Riverside, Kensington and Chelsea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4867 / 51°29'12"N

Longitude: -0.1702 / 0°10'12"W

OS Eastings: 527141

OS Northings: 178002

OS Grid: TQ271780

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.Z7

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.0WCP

Entry Name: Argyle House and Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 24 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420763

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Chelsea Riverside

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints (Chelsea Old Church)

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2778 SW TQ 2777 NW KING'S ROAD SW3
56/2 62/2 (south side)

24.6.54 No 211
(Argyle House)
GV and gates and railings

II*

Substantial House. 1723, by Giacome Leoni. Two storeys. Five windows. Amber brick.
Stone cornice and blocking course, and band at first floor sills. Brick band at first
floor. First floor windows with consoles and cornices, centre one also with
architraves and pediment above entrance with ¾ Roman Doric columns, flanking pilasters
and entablature surmounted by stone balustrade between pedestals with urns. WI
railings and gate (repaired) with overthrow between brick piers with ball caps.


Listing NGR: TQ2714178002

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

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