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Triumph House

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5124 / 51°30'44"N

Longitude: -0.1404 / 0°8'25"W

OS Eastings: 529139

OS Northings: 180914

OS Grid: TQ291809

Mapcode National: GBR DD.N0

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.J74X

Entry Name: Triumph House

Listing Date: 22 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425679

Location: Westminster, London, W1B

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: West End

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Soho

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER REGENT STREET Wl
70/89 (west side)
Nos 169 to 201 (odd)
22.11.73 Triumph House
GV II
Block of offices and shops. c. 1908 by Frank Verity who only
built the 2 pavilioned blocks, the remainder by T. S. Darbyshire
c. 1921. Portland stone facing, slate roof. Beaux Arts Imperial
classicism. 5 storeys and 2 storey attics. Symmetrical
fenestration in rhythm 5:3:6:3:6:3:5. Granite faced ground
floor with semicircular arched main entrances to offices but
otherwise mid and later C20 shop fronts inserted, except for
good marble and bronze framed shop front to No 201. Architraved
metal casement windows to upper floors with 1st floor cornices
and 2nd floor pediments; those in end pavilions and centre, with
enriched cast iron surrounds and aprons, contained by giant
enriched Ionic order rising through 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors,
carrying continuous entablature with the 4th floor windows in
the frieze. Above pavilions and centre are stone framed,
segmental pedimented dormers. The pavilion roofs are extended
above ridge line in French manner with bronze acroteria cresting
to ridge. Cast iron balconies to 1st floor. One bay splayed
corners and 4 window returns to New Burlington Street and to
Conduit Street with similar details.


Listing NGR: TQ2913980914

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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