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168-174, Sussex Gardens W2

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5149 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.1739 / 0°10'26"W

OS Eastings: 526807

OS Northings: 181131

OS Grid: TQ268811

Mapcode National: GBR 5C.44

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.X6X0

Entry Name: 168-174, Sussex Gardens W2

Listing Date: 10 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428687

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 James Paddington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

52/25 (north-west side)
10.4.75 Nos 168 to 174 (even)
Terrace. Mid C19. Brown brick in Flemish bond, No 168 painted, with channelled
stucco ground floor (plain to No 170). Stucco dressings. 4 storeys and
basement, attic to No 168. Nos 170-174 2 bays each. No 168 2 bays to Sussex
Gardens, 5 bays to London Street. No 168: quoins, entrance to London Street has
porch with cornice on consoles. Nos 170-174 have projecting Tuscan porches and
tripartite sashes. First floor: stucco balcony. Round-arched sashes in
pilastered surrounds with pediments on consoles, keystones and panelled
spandrels. Above: elliptical-arched sashes in keyed architraves, pilasters,
hood on consoles and panelled spandrels to 2nd floor windows. No 168: upper
windows of Sussex Gardens front in triple groups. Modillion cornice. Iron
basement railings. Sussex Gardens, known originally as Grand Junction Road,
formed an important feature of the original layout of Bayswater.
The London Encyclopedia, C Hibbert and B Weinreb (eds), 1983, p.46 and 848.

Listing NGR: TQ2680781131

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