History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1-8, Porchester Square W2

A Grade II Listed Building in Bayswater, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.518 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.186 / 0°11'9"W

OS Eastings: 525960

OS Northings: 181454

OS Grid: TQ259814

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.F0

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.Q3JN

Plus Code: 9C3XGR97+5J

Entry Name: 1-8, Porchester Square W2

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424534

Location: Bayswater, Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Bayswater

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Paddington

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in
Maida Vale

Description


TQ 2581 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PORCHESTER SQUARE, W2
50/6 (east side)
Nos 1 to 8 (consec)
GV II
Terrace of large houses. Circa 1850. Stucco. Roof not visible. Balanced
composition: end pairs set forward slightly with rusticated quoins. 4 storeys,
attic and basement. Each house 2 windows wide. Channelling to ground floor;
projecting Doric porches; triglyph frieze across whole width. First floor
continuous bombé balcony. Square headed windows, architraved above ground floor
corniced to first floor; second floor windows with lion head roundels and swags
over. Outer pairs of houses with round headed windows to third floor. Sashes,
plate glass. Dentil cornice above third floor; subsidiary cornice to attic.


Listing NGR: TQ2596081453

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.