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Numbers 13-23 and Attached Railings. John Adams Hall of Residence (Numbers 15-23)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5259 / 51°31'33"N

Longitude: -0.131 / 0°7'51"W

OS Eastings: 529752

OS Northings: 182429

OS Grid: TQ297824

Mapcode National: GBR G7.R5

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.PX34

Entry Name: Numbers 13-23 and Attached Railings. John Adams Hall of Residence (Numbers 15-23)

Listing Date: 28 March 1969

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477192

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


798-1/94/391 (West side)
28/03/69 Nos.13-23 (Consecutive)
and attached railings. John Adams
Hall of Residence (15-23)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.3-6, 13-18, 19-23 (consec))


Terrace of 11 houses, partly converted to a hall of residence.
c1825. Built by Thomas Cubitt. Multi-coloured stock brick with
stucco ground floor, Nos 13, 15, 21 & 23 rusticated.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows to each former house. No.13
with 2 storey 3 window addition. Symmetrical terrace with Nos
13, 15, 21 & 23 slightly projecting with tetrastyle pilaster
treatment through 1st and 2nd floors. Square-headed, recessed
doorways with patterned rectangular fanlights and panelled and
studded doors. No.22, the main hall of residence entrance,
with tetrastyle pilasters to ground floor and C20 glazed doors
and overlight. Continuous cast-iron balconies to 1st floor
casements, No.14 with cast-iron trellis and tented canopy. 2nd
and 3rd floor with gauged brick flat arches to sash windows.
Entablature at 3rd floor level. Cornice and blocking course
above the attic storey. Addition to No.13 splayed with C20
sashes. Stucco coat of arms above the centre ground floor
window and dentil cornice at 1st floor level. Cornice and
blocking course above 1st floor.
INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with foliated finials to areas.

Listing NGR: TQ2976482407

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

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