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Latitude: 51.5114 / 51°30'40"N
Longitude: -0.1836 / 0°11'0"W
OS Eastings: 526146
OS Northings: 180725
OS Grid: TQ261807
Mapcode National: GBR 2D.ZD
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.R8TQ
Entry Name: 3 and 5, Porchester Terrace W2
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226990
English Heritage Legacy ID: 424536
Location: Westminster, London, W2
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Lancaster Gate
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St James Paddington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2680 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PORCHESTER TERRACE, W2
64/21 (east side)
5.2.70 Nos 3 and 5
Pair of semi-detached houses. By 1825. Designed by J.C. Loudon. Brick. Stucco
dressings. Roof not visible. 3 storeys and basement. 3 bay composition.
Stucco to ground floor having projecting verandah with stucco piers to 3 sides,
linking the 2 entrances which are placed along the sides of the block, in one
storey bays. To centre, verandah breaks forward to form circular, glazed
conservatory with glass dome and pineapple finial. Cornice to verandah.
Square gauged-headed windows, sashes; glazing bars. Centre windows glazed but
blind. Main cornice above second floor. Urn to parapet of verandah. No 3 with
GLC plaque to John and Jane Loudon, horticulturalists, who lived here. Rare
example of Loudon's domestic architecture and early example of the semi-detached
plan, called by Loudon the "double detached villa".
Mr Loudon's England. John Gloag.
Listing NGR: TQ2614680724
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