View of Pelham Crescent
View of Pelham Crescent
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View of Pelham Crescent
View from Pelham Place, South Kensington. Looking towards the west side of Pelham Crescent with number 15 on the right. 15-27 Pelham Crescent is Grade II* listed; listing number 1357470. It is a curved Georgian stucco terrace by George Basevi built c1825. The houses have three storeys plus basement, with steps up to the front doors, iron area railings and first-floor balcony railings. The doors have pilasters with stylised palm leaf decoration at the top. All the houses have an attic storey with a stone balustrade, and high chimneys on the roofline. Number 26 now has a Blue Plaque commemorating actor-manager Sir Nigel Playfair (1874-1934) who lived there; and number 21 has a Blue Plaque commemorating French politician and historian Francois Guizot (1787-1874) who lived there from 1848 to 1849. One house has a very tall aerial on the roof. The other end of this terrace can be seen on image number 85742. A pedestrian is walking towards the camera next to a parked Audi. There are also three parked Minis and an open-backed truck with builder’s materials in the back. An older view of this terrace can be seen on image number 85911.
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