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Passfield Hall and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5253 / 51°31'31"N

Longitude: -0.1307 / 0°7'50"W

OS Eastings: 529773

OS Northings: 182368

OS Grid: TQ297823

Mapcode National: GBR G7.TD

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.PX7K

Entry Name: Passfield Hall and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 28 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477190

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/94/389 (North side)
28/03/69 Nos.1-7 (Consecutive)
Passfield Hall and attached railings


Terrace of 7 houses, now a hall of residence. c1825. Built by
Thomas Cubitt. Darkened brick with stucco ground floor, 3 bays
at each end rusticated.
4 storeys and basements. Each former house with 3 windows, Nos
1 & 7 with single window returns to Taviton Street and
Endsleigh Street respectively. Symmetrical facade with
projecting central (No.4) and end bays (Nos 1 & 7).
Round-arched entrances, Nos 2 & 5 with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads; radial patterned fanlights and panelled doors;
Nos 3, 4 & 6 doorways converted for use as windows. Nos 1 & 7
with entrance porches on returns. Reddened, gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sashes, central bays with architraves and
round-arched ground floor windows. Continuous cast-iron
balcony at 1st floor level to casement windows. On end bays
pilasters rise through 1st and 2nd floors to carry cornice at
3rd floor. Pilaster strips on attic storey. Cornice and
blocking course. Returns with pilasters and ornamental panel
between 1st and 3rd floor windows.
INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXI, Tottenham Court Road and
Neighbourhood, St Pancras III: London: -1949: 103).

Listing NGR: TQ2977382368

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