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314-326, REGENT STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5172 / 51°31'1"N

Longitude: -0.1425 / 0°8'32"W

OS Eastings: 528983

OS Northings: 181444

OS Grid: TQ289814

Mapcode National: GBR DB.59

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.H417

Plus Code: 9C3XGV85+V2

Entry Name: 314-326, REGENT STREET W1 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425639

Location: West End, Westminster, London, W1W

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Description


TQ 2881 SE and 2981 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER REGENT STREET Wl
56/115; 57/3 (east side)
22.11.73 Nos 314 to 326 (even)
(including Nos 11 and 12
Little Portland Street
and Nos 101-105 Mortimer
Street )
GV II
Built as block of shops and offices. c.1924 by Sir Henry Tanner, completed by
Constantine and Vernon in 1925. Portland stone, slate roofs. Classical style with
Beaux Arts details. Ground floor with mid and later C20 shop fronts but retaining
elements of pilaster frames under entablature. Four storeys, attic and 2 tiers of
dormers in steep mansard. Upper floors have 11 window bays, one-window splayed
corners, 9 window return to Little Portland Street and 8 window return to Mortimer
Street. Metal casement windows,those on first and second floors in recessed
architraved bays with cornices. The 3 bays each end of front are flanked by pilasters
carrying entablature with dentil cornice. Attic cornice surmounted by urn finials.
The ground floor entablature has carved triumphal ornaments between the 3 principal
sections of the facade. Cast iron balconies to first floor windows. The ridge of
mansard has bronze cresting and bronze triumphal ornaments as terminal acroteria.


Listing NGR: TQ2899281446

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