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Latitude: 51.5151 / 51°30'54"N
Longitude: -0.1289 / 0°7'44"W
OS Eastings: 529929
OS Northings: 181233
OS Grid: TQ299812
Mapcode National: GBR HC.61
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.Q56W
Entry Name: 6, Flitcroft Street
Listing Date: 22 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113014
English Heritage Legacy ID: 477340
Location: Camden, London, WC2H
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
TQ2981SE FLITCROFT STREET
798-1/104/482 (West side)
Warehouse, now in use as open-plan offices. c1850, much
rebuilt and refronted c1881. Yellow and red brick. Roof
probably tiled with central ridge lantern but all felted over.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and basement. 6 windows. Slanting corner
site. Two entrances at right, that at angle flanked by brick
pilasters supporting a lugged panel; C20 panelled door
surrounded by glass. To left, segmental-arched opening with
C20 double panelled doors and overlight. Later large ground
floor window opening with plain cornice and further entrance;
glazing altered. 1st floor transom and mullion windows in
shallow segmental-arched recesses linked by moulded red brick
impost bands; that at right hand angle above entrance, square
headed with projecting wooden box cornice on moulded brick
corbels. The window next to it with a shaped cut brick apron.
Moulded red brick dentil cornice at 2nd floor level; transom
and mullion 2nd floor windows with segmental heads. Moulded
red brick cornice at 3rd floor sill level; windows small,
square-headed and paired, those in 2nd right hand bay forming
part of a projecting gable dormer with stepped brick sill
brackets and small square window above. Cornice and blocking
INTERIOR: plain with cast-iron columns having winged capitals
supporting floors. Complex queen post timber roof structure.
HISTORICAL NOTE: known to have been used by a tin box
manufacturer in the late C19. An unusual survival of a
warehouse in this part of London, No.6 forms a group with a
further warehouse, No.12 Flitcroft Street, (qv).
Listing NGR: TQ2992981233
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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