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98, Park Lane W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5104 / 51°30'37"N

Longitude: -0.1563 / 0°9'22"W

OS Eastings: 528044

OS Northings: 180665

OS Grid: TQ280806

Mapcode National: GBR 9D.2Q

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.79RG

Plus Code: 9C3XGR6V+5F

Entry Name: 98, Park Lane W1

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226027

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423103

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1K

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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68/57 (east side)
24.2.58 No. 98
Terraced "second rate" town house. 1823-25 by John Goldicutt, also
architect of the adjoining No 99. Stuccoed ground floor and later
C.19 stucco facing to upper floors, slate roof. 4 original main
storeys and basement with late C.19 attic storey. Through storey
canted bay to centre of front up to attic floor level, with narrow
side windows on 2nd floor only. Channelled ground floor with entrance
to left, pannelled door with moulded transom beneath semicircular
fanlight. Flat arched recessed sashes and casements. Main
entablature over 2nd floor, cornice and blocking over 3rd floor and
shallow cornice with blocking crowning later attic. Cast iron
geometric balcony to 1st floor with later tent roof over on plain
supports and tent roofed canted bay window to attic with iron guard
rail. Spear head and lotus finialed area railings. Interior combines
original Goldicutt features, particularly the staircase, cornices etc.
with decoration in the French taste of c. 1900 in the principal rooms.
Residence of Frank Harris,author and adventurer, 1888-94.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.

Listing NGR: TQ2804680665

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