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40 and 42, Ferncroft Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Frognal and Fitzjohns, Camden

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Latitude: 51.558 / 51°33'28"N

Longitude: -0.1897 / 0°11'22"W

OS Eastings: 525593

OS Northings: 185903

OS Grid: TQ255859

Mapcode National: GBR C5.JTZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.N3KF

Entry Name: 40 and 42, Ferncroft Avenue

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477279

Location: Camden, London, NW3

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Frognal and Fitzjohns

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/25/435 (North East side)
Nos.40 AND 42


Pair of semi-detached houses. 1904. By CHB Quennell; built by
GW Hart. Red brick. Tiled hipped and gabled roofs with tall
brick chimney-stacks, dormers and overhanging eaves with
painted timber soffits. Asymmetrically designed pair. 2
storeys and attics. Irregular fenestration of 3 windows each.
No.40: projecting gabled outer bay with round-arched entrance
having brick impost bands, panelled door with overlight and,
to left, a projecting bay window of 3 sashes with glazing bars
to upper halves only, rusticated brick quoins at angles and
cornice. Plain brick 1st floor band. 1st floor has gauged
brick flat arch to flush frame tripartite sash and sash to
right with hood formed by a short return of the eaves to give
the gable the appearance of a broken pediment only this side
lower than left. Tripartite sash in gable with brick relieving
arch and moulded brickwork continuing down the gable to eaves.
Narrow central bays with flush framed sashes and continued 1st
floor band.
No.42: similar but with shorter eaves returns to gable
symmetrically set. In roof angle, a tripartite dormer with
outer lights breaking forward.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
(Quennell CHB: Modern Suburban Houses: London: -1906).

Listing NGR: TQ2559385903

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

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