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Latitude: 51.5305 / 51°31'49"N
Longitude: -0.1669 / 0°10'0"W
OS Eastings: 527250
OS Northings: 182882
OS Grid: TQ272828
Mapcode National: GBR 65.QJ
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.2S3K
Entry Name: Nuffield Lodge
Listing Date: 5 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1265526
English Heritage Legacy ID: 424769
Location: Westminster, London, NW8
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: Regent's Park
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Marylebone
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2782 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PRINCE ALBERT ROAD, NWl
23/6 (east Side)
5.2.70 Nuffield Lodge
(formerly Grove Lodge)
Formerly Grove Lodge. Regent's Park villa. 1822-24,by Decimus Burton as bachelor
residence for G B Greenhough; heightened and turned into family house by Henry Marley
Burton in 1877 and interior murals painted c1909 by the then owner Sigismund Goetze.
Stucco; slate roof. The least altered of the Regent's Park villas set in
grounds separated from Park by the Grand Union Canal. Chaste but varied Grecian
villa design built on a cruciform plan of 2 storeys with recessed single storey
bays in the angles and single storey bow to east front, the angle bays and bow
heightened by Marley Burton to complete the house as a uniform block. 2 storeys
and basement. West entrance front 7 windows wide with blind outer panels and
advanced centre bay incorporating porch with Greek Doric columns in antis.
South garden front of 5 windows with centre 3 screened by giant tetrastyle
portico with fluted Ionic columns and pediment against parapet. East garden
front of 5 windows with 3-window central bow dressed with Doric pilaster order
on each floor. North front with outer windows flanking advanced centre with
tripartite ground floor window and 2 windows above. Recessed sashes, with
glazing bars on ground floor, mostly in eared architraves with consoled
cornices to those on ground floor. Very fine interior with central, domed and
colonnaded rotunda and vaulted vestibule; drawing room murals and vestibule
vault paintings by Sigismund Goetze; Graeco-Roman enriched mouldings, statuary
marble chimneypieces and later elaborations in Dixhuitiime taste; etc.
Listing NGR: TQ2725082882
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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