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Orsett House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bayswater, London

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Latitude: 51.5179 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.1833 / 0°10'59"W

OS Eastings: 526148

OS Northings: 181446

OS Grid: TQ261814

Mapcode National: GBR 3B.12

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.R3YR

Entry Name: Orsett House

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422149

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Bayswater

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Paddington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

51/3 (south side)
5.2.70 No 1 (Orsett House)
Detached villa. 1843-8. George Ledwell-Taylor. Stucco. Leaded mansard.
Italiante style. 2 storeys, attic mansard and basement. 3 bays, centre one
wider and slightly advanced with segmental pediment with thermal window.
Rusticated quoins. Central entrance in tripartite columnar porch with waterleaf
capitals and solid balustrade above. Panelled door. Square-headed architraved
windows corniced to ground floor (blind). Some metal casements, some sashes;
glazing bars. Dentil cornice above first floor, subsidiary cornice to attic.
Return with 2-storey segmental bow window. Cast iron area railings.

Listing NGR: TQ2614881446

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