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12, Flitcroft Street

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5149 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.1292 / 0°7'45"W

OS Eastings: 529906

OS Northings: 181207

OS Grid: TQ299812

Mapcode National: GBR HC.44

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.Q611

Entry Name: 12, Flitcroft Street

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477341

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


CAMDEN

TQ2981SE FLITCROFT STREET
798-1/104/483 (North side)
No.12

GV II

Warehouse, now open-plan offices. Dated 1878 on gable plaque.
For William Addis. Yellow stock brick. Pantiled roof. 4
storeys 8 bays. Entrance to right in red rubbed brick archway
on small column corbels; keystone inscribed WA. C20 glazing to
entrance. From the arch 2 brick pilasters with stone capitals
supporting a round-arched head flank part-glazed doors. To
left, a cast-iron hoist bracket. Small gable over this bay
with date-stone. Left hand bays of gauged brick
segmental-arched windows to each floor, the bays articulated
by brick pilaster strips. Parapet.
INTERIOR: has softwood flitch beams supported on cast-iron
columns to ground and 1st floor. King post trusses of timber
with cast-iron king posts. Some original features remain, eg.
slots for drive belts. c1930s stair.
HISTORICAL NOTE: William Addis was a firm of wholesale
ironmongers. Following the 2nd World War it was used as a
warehouse by Crosse and Blackwell. No.12 is an unusual
survival of a warehouse in this part of London and forms a
group with a further warehouse, No.6 Flitcroft Street, (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ2990681207

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