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1, Lansdowne Walk W11

A Grade II Listed Building in Norland, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.5094 / 51°30'34"N

Longitude: -0.2045 / 0°12'16"W

OS Eastings: 524697

OS Northings: 180474

OS Grid: TQ246804

Mapcode National: GBR C8.M3F

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.DBQ6

Plus Code: 9C3XGQ5W+Q5

Entry Name: 1, Lansdowne Walk W11

Listing Date: 7 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421688

Location: Norland, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W11

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Norland

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John Ladbrook Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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In the entry for:

No 1

The description shall be amended to read:

House. 1843-5 by James Thompson; extensively altered and enlarged in 1900 by
Aston Webb for himself. Brown brick with red brick dressings and channelled
stucco ground floor; hipped and gable slate roofs; red brick stacks with stone
banding. L-plan. Irregular composition extending around corner with principal
facade to Ladbroke Grove. 2 to 3 storeys. Bay to right has segmental-arched
tripartite sash above boldly-projecting canted bay with Venetian window above
porch with Tuscan columns on spur walls to front of panelled door set in eared
and lugged architrave flanked by small one-light windows; central square tower
with flat gauged brick arches over second-floor tripartite sash and first-floor
8-pane sashes and tripartite ground-floor sash with radial heads to central sash
flanked by Tuscan pilasters; bay to left, has polygonal bay window with iron
grilles and ball finials to parapet and is stopped by large lateral stack.
Lansdowne Walk elevation has large lateral stack to corner, 2-light Geometrical
windows to stair hall, and tripartite sash over panelled door with decorative
overlight. Garden elevation has 3-storey canted bay with sashes. Interior:
panelled doors in panelled reveals and panelled reveals; fine panelled hall with
marquetry panels to cupboard doors and overmantle and eared architrave to
moulded stone fireplace, and modillioned cornice to decorative plaster ceiling
with wreathed panel. Staircase hall has geometrically-leaded windows and partly
stone staircase with geometric pattern to wrought-iron balustrade. Inner hall
has parquet floor, panelled dado and fine vaulted strapwork ceiling with grotes-
ques, arabesques and spider set in large web. South-facing drawing room has
moulded hood architrave to fireplace adjoining polygonal window bay with decora-
tive plaster ceiling and benches set against panelled dado. Arts and Crafts
frieze and panelled sliding doors to breakfast room which has moulded cornice
and Georgian-style fireplace.

No 1
House. 1843-5, James Thompson, extensively altered and enlarged in 1900 by Aston Webb
for himself. Irregular composition extending around corner with principal facade to
Ladbroke Grove. 2 to 3 storeys. Yellow and red brick with stucco to ground floor;
stone bands. Low square tower to centre of principal facade. Entrance to right, with
oriel window over. Tall chimneys with stone bands. Return facades to left and right.
Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: TQ2469780474

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