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The French Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Brompton & Hans Town, Kensington and Chelsea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4947 / 51°29'40"N

Longitude: -0.177 / 0°10'37"W

OS Eastings: 526651

OS Northings: 178879

OS Grid: TQ266788

Mapcode National: GBR 4L.GC

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.WP9K

Entry Name: The French Institute

Listing Date: 16 January 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423096

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Brompton & Hans Town

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity with St Paul, Onslow Sq and St Augustine, Sth Kensington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2678 NE QUEENSBERRY PLACE SW7
47/17
16.1.81 The French Institute

II

Institute. 1937 by A J Thomas. Reception suites by Patrice Bonnet 1939. Red brick,
some cream faience. Corner site. Two storeys and basement. Six bays to Queensberry
Place. Coupled pointed windows to first floor with recessed brick panels over. Grow
floor windows square headed with patterned faience piers between. Entrance on return
to Queensberry Way. Canopied; stepped oriel over. Faience window tracery. Two stor
wing of six bays to right. Staircase and library interiors survive.


Listing NGR: TQ2665178879

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