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8, Queen Anne Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5185 / 51°31'6"N

Longitude: -0.1459 / 0°8'45"W

OS Eastings: 528741

OS Northings: 181578

OS Grid: TQ287815

Mapcode National: GBR C9.DV

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.F378

Entry Name: 8, Queen Anne Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425064

Location: Westminster, London, W1G

County: London

District: City of 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: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER QUEEN ANNE STREET, Wl
45/103 (north side)
No 8
G.V. II
Corner terraced town house. 1914-1915 by W H White. Portland stone with
channelled ground floor; slate roof. Free Dixhuitieme style. 4 storeys,
basement and dormered mansard. 3 windows wide with entrance in 5 bay return to
Mansfield Street. Architraved concave revealed doorway off centre left to
return. Front has canted bay windows through ground and 1st floors to right and
single window to left,all with architraved sash lights, the bay and left hand
window finished off with same cornice and bombé papapet detail; upper floors
have architraves and cornices and vertically linked foliated surrounds. Plat
band over ground floor; paired console brackets, between 3rd floor windows, to
crowning cornice with parapet. Cast iron Louis XV-Louis XVI balconettes to 1st
floor windows. The long return is flanked by full height canted bays with
concave sides, surmounted by panelled shouldered chimney stacks and sash
windows,one at either side of 2 storey central canted bay; open paired Ionic
column loggia between flanking canted bays at 3rd floor level. Cast iron area
railings. The detailing is similar to No 3 Mansfield Street qv whose garden
colonnade links up with the return of No 8.


Listing NGR: TQ2874181578

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

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