Description of 79-81 Grosvenor Street
79-81 Grosvenor Street is a mixed-use development in Mayfair, London W1.
Nos. 79-81 Grosvenor Street is a group of unlisted buildings.
Nos. 79 and 80 were built to a design by Sydney Smirke, circa 1852. No.81 dates back to mid-19th century. Tyburn is in a sewer beneath No.81.
2016 - Planning permission granted for:
Demolition of all existing buildings (with the exception of the first and second facades of No. 80) and erection of the new building over basement, ground, and five upper storeys including a rooftop plant enclosure for dual / alternative use of part basement and part ground floor levels as either a retail unit (Class A1) and / or as a gallery (Class D1) and use of part basement, part ground, first, second, third, fourth and fifth floor levels for office purposes (Class B1), with associated terraces at fourth and fifth floor level. Westminster Council ref. no. 13/12738/FULL.