Description of Lansdowne Club
Lansdowne Club is a Grade II* listed building on Fitzmaurice Place next to Berkeley Square in Mayfair, London W1.
The building was originally called Shelburne, later Lansdowne House.
The closest underground station is Green Park.
1783 - Designed by Robert Adam and built in 1783 for Marquess of Bute, the incumbent Prime Minister.
1765 - The building is sold to Earl of Shelburne, later Lord Lansdowne.
1921-1929 - The building was leased to Harry Gordon Selfridge.
The blue plaque on the building says:
Harry Gordon Selfridge (1858-1947), department store magnate, lived here 1921-1929.
1929 - sold to the Bruton Club.
1st of May 1935 - Landsdowne Club opens.
- Landsdowne Club www.landsdowneclub.com