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Latitude: 51.5308 / 51°31'50"N
Longitude: -0.1456 / 0°8'44"W
OS Eastings: 528725
OS Northings: 182949
OS Grid: TQ287829
Mapcode National: GBR C5.GF
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.FSCC
Entry Name: Numbers 1-4 and Attached Balustrades and Railings
Listing Date: 14 May 1974
Last Amended: 11 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067384
English Heritage Legacy ID: 477036
Location: Camden, London, NW1
Electoral Ward/Division: Regent's Park
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Magdalene Munster Sq.
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2882NE CUMBERLAND PLACE
798-1/87/288 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.1-4 (Consecutive)
and attached balustrades & railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Railings to garden forecourt of
Block of 4 houses giving impression of 1 large house. c1828.
By John Nash and possibly J Thomson. Stucco with brick rear
elevation. Slated mansard roof with dormers.
EXTERIOR: symmetrical block with main elevation to Regent's
Park but entrances on rear to Cumberland Place. 4 storeys,
attics and basements. 7 window range. Returns with 3 windows
and projecting semicircular bays rising to main cornice. Main
elevation with projecting end bays and central projecting
tetrastyle pedimented Corinthian portico, columns rising
through 1st and 2nd floors, ground floor forming a podium.
Corinthian pilasters to other bays, paired at projecting bays,
supporting the main entablature with projecting cornice at 3rd
floor level. Recessed sashes to ground, 2nd and 3rd floors.
1st floor with casements and cast-iron balconies. Cornice and
blocking course above 3rd floor. Rear elevation with
projecting end bays of 3 windows each, mostly blind. Entrances
in projecting stucco porticoes with pilasters carrying
entablature and blocking course; fanlights and panelled doors.
Nos 2 & 3 with attached cast-iron railings to areas and steps
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached stone balustrades and plain
wrought-iron geometrical railings on low wall to garden
(Survey of London: Vol. XIX, Old St Pancras and Kentish Town
(St Pancras II): London: -1938: 118).
Listing NGR: TQ2872482949
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