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1-29, Pelham Place Sw7

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brompton & Hans Town, London

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Latitude: 51.4932 / 51°29'35"N

Longitude: -0.1716 / 0°10'17"W

OS Eastings: 527028

OS Northings: 178724

OS Grid: TQ270787

Mapcode National: GBR 5L.NX

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.ZQ4P

Entry Name: 1-29, Pelham Place Sw7

Listing Date: 29 July 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422671

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW7

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Brompton & Hans Town

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity with St Paul, Onslow Sq and St Augustine, Sth Kensington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

249/48/34 PELHAM PLACE SW7
249/47/34 1-29

One of two terraces leading from the centre of Pelham Crescent, 1833, by George Basevi. Forms part of Pelham Crescent layout.

MATERIAL: Stuccoed brick

EXTERIOR: A terrace of houses, curved towards its northern end, each house of three storeys and two windows with continuous balustraded parapet, modillion cornice and second-floor band course. Stucco channelled on ground floor. Ground- and second-floor windows are six-over-six pane sashes; elongated first-floor windows are casements with small ironwork balconies. Doorways are raised up short flights of stone steps and have scrolled side brackets semi-circular fanlights. No. 29 has two-storey canted bay window and Doric pilasters to upper storeys.

INTERIOR: Not inspected

SOURCES: Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, The Buildings of England - London 3: North West (1991), 542.

REASONS FOR DESIGNATION: Nos. 1-29 Pelham Place are listed for the following principal reasons:
* Architectural interest: a good example of an early-C19 stuccoed terrace;
* Planning interest: part of the important Pelham Crescent layout;
* Group value: with the other contemporary houses in Pelham Place and Pelham Crescent.

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

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