TQ2879 : 12 Belgrave Square

taken 8 years ago, near to Chelsea, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

12 Belgrave Square
12 Belgrave Square
This mansion, standing at the west corner of Belgrave Square, was designed by Robert Smirke in 1830-33 for the 1st Earl Brownlow. Of five spacious bays and three storeys with a Greek Doric porch. Grade I listed.
It is now the Portuguese Embassy.

The square was laid out from around 1826. Unusually, detached mansions were designed by separate architects for three of the corners.
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TQ2879, 1109 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
September 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 29 September, 2009
Category
Mansion   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 281 794 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.9419N 0:9.3559W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 281 794
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Georgian Architecture  Listed Building  Three Storeys  Five Bays 

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