Description of 2 Stanhope Row
2 Stanhope Row building in Mayfair, London W1.
The green plaque on the building says:
On this site, until destroyed by bombing during the winter of 1940, stood an archway and Mayfair's oldest house 'The Cottage 1618 A.D.' from where a shepherd tended his flock whilst Tyburn idled nearby.
The nearest tube stations are Hyde Park Corner and Green Park - both ca 7 minutes' walk away.