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44 and 45, Wimpole Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5202 / 51°31'12"N

Longitude: -0.1495 / 0°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 528485

OS Northings: 181760

OS Grid: TQ284817

Mapcode National: GBR B9.L7

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C19Z

Plus Code: 9C3XGVC2+35

Entry Name: 44 and 45, Wimpole Street W1

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207672

Location: Marylebone High Street, Westminster, London, W1G

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

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

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Listing Text

44/25 ;45/ 50 (West side)
Nos 44 and 45
Terraced town houses. 1770s Portland estate development with mid C19 alterations
and c.1900 wing to Weymouth Street return of No 44. Stock brick with stucco
dressings and channelled stucco ground floor. 4 storeys (No 45 with dormered mansard)
on basements. 3-window wide astylar fronts. Semicircular arched doorways adjoining,
to left and right, with plain imposts, rustic voussoirs and masked Coade keystones;
panelled doors, side lights and fanlights in plain Venetian composition. Recessed
sashes (French windows to 1st floor of No 44) in stucco architraves to upper floors,
those on 1st and 2nd floors of No 44 eared, and with consoled cornices on 1st floor;
attic floor of No 44 without architraves. The return of No 44 has stucco
channelling carved onto single storey c1900 wing with 3 bay loggia articulated
by Baroque tapered antae with festooned capitals. Plat band over ground floor
and 1st floor sill course to No 45. Main cornice over 2nd floor; attic parapet
with coping. Victorian cast iron balcony to 1st floor of No 44. Plumbed spike
finials to cast iron area railings. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2848581760

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

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