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Number 22 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Latitude: 51.5147 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.1246 / 0°7'28"W

OS Eastings: 530226

OS Northings: 181201

OS Grid: TQ302812

Mapcode National: GBR JC.55

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.S6G4

Entry Name: Number 22 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 15 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477182

Location: Camden, London, WC2H

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Giles-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/105/381 (North East side)
15/01/73 No.22
and attached railings


Former stained glass studio. 1859. By RJ Withers in Gothic
style. For Lavers and Barraud, makers of stained glass. Red
brick with blue and yellow diapers and bands; stone dressings.
Slated roof with symmetrically arranged gabled dormers and
Lombardic eaves frieze; crowstep gable on Betterton Street
3 storeys and attics. 7 windows; 2-window return. Central
doorway has cusped, truncated arched head and panelled door.
Ground floor and 1st floor sash windows with relieving arches
over and truncated cusped heads except those to the left of
the entrance which are of lancet type. Stone band at 2nd floor
level inscribed "Lavers and Barraud, stained glass works". 2nd
floor and dormer sash windows of lancet type. Gable to
Betterton Street has large pointed arch window containing C20
stained glass.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings to areas.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Lavers and Barrauld were very reputable
manufacturers of Gothic Revival stained glass.

Listing NGR: TQ3022681201

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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