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6-12, Queen Anne's Gate Sw1

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5007 / 51°30'2"N

Longitude: -0.1321 / 0°7'55"W

OS Eastings: 529747

OS Northings: 179630

OS Grid: TQ297796

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.H6

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.NJJX

Plus Code: 9C3XGV29+75

Entry Name: 6-12, Queen Anne's Gate Sw1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425004

Location: St. James's, Westminster, London, SW1H

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

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5.2.70 Nos 6 to 12 (even)
G.V. II*
Block of large terraced town houses. 1837, by James Elmes and his son Harvey
Londsdale Elmes, No 6 built as the Parliamentary Agency Offices; interiors
gutted and rebuilt and corner brickwork and fenestration renewed in
1970s. Yellow stock brick with stucco dressings, slate roofs. 4 tall storeys,
basement and dormered mansard. Each 3 windows wide, No 6 with quadrant one
window corner and 2-window east return. Large Ionic columned stucco
portico-porches raised on pedestals flanking steps and with balustraded
parapets, one each side of range and pair coupled to centre; square-headed
doorways with panelled doors and side lights under fanlights. Recessed glazing
bar sashes under flat gauged arches. Continuous 1st floor bracketed balcony
with cast iron railing; 3rd floor stucco sill band; stucco crowning cornice and
blocking course. Cast iron spearhead area railings. St James's Park elevation
to rear, stuccoed and symmetrical with 3-window bows flanking centre with a
broad bow from basement to 1st floor with balustraded parapet, 3 windows to 2nd
and 3rd floors above, the latter semicircular arched, and with pediment
Survey of London. Vol X

Listing NGR: TQ2973679645

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