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Numbers 1-5 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5297 / 51°31'46"N

Longitude: -0.1223 / 0°7'20"W

OS Eastings: 530347

OS Northings: 182866

OS Grid: TQ303828

Mapcode National: GBR J5.PT

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.TTQ7

Entry Name: Numbers 1-5 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477026

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ3082NW CRESTFIELD STREET
798-1/90/281 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.1-5 (Consecutive)
and attached railings

GV II

5 terraced houses, now hotels and an office. c1840-1. Yellow
stock brick; Nos 1-3 rusticated stucco ground floors; Nos 3 &
4, painted ground floors. Nos 2-4, slated mansard roofs with
dormers. 4 storeys, Nos 2-4 attics, basements. 2 windows each.
Round-arched ground floor openings. 1st floor windows with
cast-iron balconies. Parapets.
No.1: stucco portico extension on return with pilasters
carrying entablature; round-arched doorway with fluted Doric
three quarter columns carrying cornice-head; fanlight and
panelled door.
No.2: doorway with pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-head;
fanlight and panelled door.
No.3: C20 doorway and door.
No.4: converted for use as a window.
No.5: gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes and
casements; 1st floor in shallow arched recesses.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings, most with
bud finials, to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 109).

Listing NGR: TQ3034782866

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