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The Milestone Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Queen's Gate, Kensington and Chelsea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.502 / 51°30'7"N

Longitude: -0.1866 / 0°11'11"W

OS Eastings: 525959

OS Northings: 179671

OS Grid: TQ259796

Mapcode National: GBR 2H.8R

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.QH5Y

Entry Name: The Milestone Hotel

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227314

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425031

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W8

County: 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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Listing Text

KENSINGTON COURT W8
TQ 2579 NE
No 1
31/101 (The Milestone Hotel)

II

Substantial house, forming part of terrace of houses . 1883-4. Designed by
J J Stevenson. Flemish revival manner. Red brick; pink terracotta dressings.
Roofless, owing to fire damage. 3 storeys plus roof storey. Irregular
composition of 7 main bays wide. Square headed entrance to third bay from right
in projecting porch with rusticated architrave and scrolled cartouch over,
beneath cornice, segmental headed carriage entrance to left. Round headed
windows to ground floor. Square headed windows above, those to first floor with
terracotta architraves and scrolly pediments, those to third floor with moulded
terracotta features above window heads. Architraves to attic windows 2-light
casements (sashes to second and third floors ); plate glass, 3 bays to right
above ground floor forming canted bay window. Left hand bay forming corner
'turret ', corbelled out at first floor level, with decorative terracotta top
stage and lead covered ogee dome above. The width of the facade to the left of
the turret divided between 2 - scrolly gables with oval window in the apex of
each, both having decorative architraves cornice above second floor. 3 tall
moulded chimneys.


Listing NGR: TQ2595979671

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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