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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
Entry Name: 98, Park Lane W1
Listing Date: 24 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226027
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423103
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
Electoral Ward/Division: West End
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
TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PARK LANE, Wl
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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