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77-81, Portland Place W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5225 / 51°31'20"N

Longitude: -0.1464 / 0°8'47"W

OS Eastings: 528694

OS Northings: 182022

OS Grid: TQ286820

Mapcode National: GBR C8.9D

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.DZYR

Entry Name: 77-81, Portland Place W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227089

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424705

Location: Westminster, London, W1B

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Marylebone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2882 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER PORTLAND PLACE,Wl
36/29 (West side)
5.2.70 Nos 77 to 81 (odd)
G.V. II
Terraced large 1st rate houses, c1780 by James Adam as a speculative Portland
Estate development with his brothers. Stock brick with channelled stucco ground
floors; slate roofs. Plain astylar elevations, a simplified version of No 75
q.v. (and the other terrace blocks) and slightly recessed from the latter,
matching Nos 92 to 96 (even) q.v. 4 storeys and basement with dormered
mansards. 3-window wide fronts. Semicircular arched doorways to left; double
panelled doors, side lights and cornice-doorheads below fanlights. Recessed
sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors. Plat band over ground floor
stuccowork. Crowning stucco cornice and blocking course. Cast iron Gothick
patterned balconies across 1st floor. Cast iron plumbed spike area railings.
Interiors not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ2870181981

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