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56 and 58, Queen's Gate Terrace Sw7

A Grade II Listed Building in Queen's Gate, London

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Latitude: 51.4988 / 51°29'55"N

Longitude: -0.1835 / 0°11'0"W

OS Eastings: 526187

OS Northings: 179322

OS Grid: TQ261793

Mapcode National: GBR 2J.ZX

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.RLVD

Plus Code: 9C3XFRX8+GJ

Entry Name: 56 and 58, Queen's Gate Terrace Sw7

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423327

Location: Queen's Gate, Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queen's Gate

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Abbots with Christ Church and St Philip Kensington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Nos 56 and 58

Pair of houses c1863-4. C Grey architect. Late C19. Polychrome, brick with stone
dressings and stucco ornamentation, and Italianate Ruskinian features. Each two to
three windows wide. Immensely overhanging eaves cornice with enriched brackets and
coloured tile inlay surmounted by ornamental chimney stacks. Four storeys and
basement. Arched entrances in advanced porches. First floor windows with rope moulded
arches and carved capitals. Windows on upper floors are grouped in threes with arched
polychromed heads divided by pilasters, curved caps and archivolts. On third floor a
string course emphasised by twisted rope motif. First floor balcony with Gothic iron
balustrades. Survey of London Vol 38.

Listing NGR: TQ2618579324

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