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172-206, REGENT STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5127 / 51°30'45"N

Longitude: -0.14 / 0°8'23"W

OS Eastings: 529167

OS Northings: 180949

OS Grid: TQ291809

Mapcode National: GBR DC.RX

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.J7CP

Entry Name: 172-206, REGENT STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425631

Location: Westminster, London, W1B

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2981 SW & 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER REGENT STREET W1
57/6; 70/95 (east side)
22-11-73 Nos 172 to 206 (even)
(including Nos 51 and
52 Kingly Street)
GV II
Block of offices and shops. Late C19 and early C20 roughly
symmetrical range of various builds. Portland stone, slate roofs.
The centre block, Nos 184-86 of c. 1897-99 by W. Woodward in
Franco-Flemish Renaissance manner. South pavilion of c. 1915
and north pavilion of c. 1922, both by J. J. Joass. Main north
and south blocks c. 1905 mostly to designs by H. Tanner (Nos
174 and 176 by Yates, Cook and Darbyshire; Nos 200-202 by Collcutt
and Hamp) in a classical Beaux Arts style. 5 storeys and dormers
in steep mansard. Major bays in rhythm 1:5:3:5:1. Ground floor
with mid C20 shop fronts, still articulated by pilasters carrying
entablature. The centre (Nos 184-86) has elaborate fenestration
and orders to each upper floor with loggias and balustraded
balconies and parapet. Pavilions and main north and south
blocks with architraved casement windows with cornices, grouped
as 3 windows to each major bay, the central window tripartite
with segmental pediment. Bracketed main cornice with balustraded
parapet surmounted by urns. Centre and pavilions with segmental
pediments to dormer. Pavilions and main blocks have continuous
cast iron balconies to 2nd floor.


Listing NGR: TQ2916780949

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

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