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8, Stanhope Place W2

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5137 / 51°30'49"N

Longitude: -0.1633 / 0°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 527544

OS Northings: 181019

OS Grid: TQ275810

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.HK

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.460X

Entry Name: 8, Stanhope Place W2

Listing Date: 10 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427683

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Hyde Park

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John Evan Hyde Park Crescent

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER STANHOPE PLACE, W2
54/85
10.4.75 No. 8
G.V. II
Terraced house. c.1830, part of the first phase of the Tyburnia
development. Stuccoed with channelled ground floor; concealed slate roof.
2 storeys and basement (rather than the usual 3 or 4 storeys) with lofty
1st floor. Semicircular arched doorway to right with later door and plain
fanlight. Recessed, square headed, glazing bar sashes. Plat band over
ground floor. Crowning cornice and stucco balustrade of enriched
interlace loop pattern. Delicate cast iron Gothick pattern balcony to 1st
floor. Cast iron area railings with urn finials. Tyburnia was developed
on the Bishop of London's Estate, planned in 1827 by S.P. Cockerell but
laid out to modified plan by his successor George Gutch.
"The History of Tyburnia"; Gordon Toplis in Country Life, 15,22 Nov. 1973.


Listing NGR: TQ2754481019

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