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Latitude: 51.4997 / 51°29'59"N
Longitude: -0.1828 / 0°10'58"W
OS Eastings: 526229
OS Northings: 179430
OS Grid: TQ262794
Mapcode National: GBR 3J.4K
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.SK6N
Entry Name: 18-27, Kensington Gate W8
Listing Date: 15 April 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 418136
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W8
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Queen's Gate
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Abbots with Christ Church and St Philip Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2679 SW KENSINGTON GATE W8
15.4.69 Nos 18 to 27 (consec)
1847. A C Bean. Terrace of houses forming part of unified scheme with Nos 1-17 and
28-9 Kensington Gate. Similar to Nos 4-13. Faced in stucco. Extremely ornate.
Unspoiled condition. Three storey houses with basements. Each house has a porch
supported by Ionic columns with projecting cornice + balustraded parapet with "vaguely
Jacobean" (NP) balusters. Ground floors are treated with horizontal grooving. First
floor windows have architraves and entablatures. Second floor has band course at sill
level and the windows have keystones. Above is a frieze of Greek key-pattern and a
projecting modillion cornice, surmounted by a balustrade with open fretted panels. The
basement forecourts have splendid thick cast iron railings.
Survey of London, Vol 38.
Listing NGR: TQ2622979430
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