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Clarence House

A Grade I Listed Building in St James's, London

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Latitude: 51.504 / 51°30'14"N

Longitude: -0.1384 / 0°8'18"W

OS Eastings: 529300

OS Northings: 179979

OS Grid: TQ293799

Mapcode National: GBR FH.21

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.KG5D

Plus Code: 9C3XGV36+HJ

Entry Name: Clarence House

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236580

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427603

ID on this website: 101236580

Location: St James's, Westminster, London, SW1A

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Mansion Royal palace

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81/122; 90/5 Clarence House
Town mansion built on to west end of St. James's Palace. 1825-27 by
Nash for the Duke of Clarence, later William IV. Enlarged 1873 and
with C20 alterations. Stucco faced, slate roofs. 4 storeys and
basement. Elevation to Stable Yard 9 windows wide; that to grounds
and St. James's Park 7 windows wide with central canted bay.
Entrance portico in Stable Yard. Recessed glazing-bar sashes in
shallow architrave surrounds; 1st floor windows semicircular arched
and with inset balustrades. Sill courses, dentil cornice over 2nd
floor and balustraded parapet. Interior much altered.
N.B. For garden walls etc. see St. James's Palace, St. James's Street.
History of the King's Works
Office of Works Papers

Listing NGR: TQ2930079979

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