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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427683
Location: Westminster, London, W2
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
TQ 2781 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER STANHOPE PLACE, W2
10.4.75 No. 8
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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