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Numbers 34-40 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5282 / 51°31'41"N

Longitude: -0.1172 / 0°7'2"W

OS Eastings: 530702

OS Northings: 182709

OS Grid: TQ307827

Mapcode National: GBR K6.VC

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.XVDC

Entry Name: Numbers 34-40 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 25 October 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477399

Location: Camden, London, WC1X

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/91/516 (North side)
25/10/71 Nos.34-40 (Even)
and attached railings


Terrace of 4 houses. c1827-32. By William Cubitt. Stucco with
plain stucco 1st floor sill bands. Nos 36 and 38 with slated
mansard roofs and dormers. Symmetrical terrace with projecting
end bays.
End bays (Nos 34 & 40): rusticated stucco ground floors. 4
storeys and basements. 1 window each. Square-headed doorways
with panelled jambs, cornice-heads, fanlights and panelled
doors. Each house with paired pilasters with enriched capitals
rising through 1st and 2nd floors to support an entablature at
3rd floor level. Pilasters flanking on each 1st floor a
4-light window with cast-iron balcony; 2nd floor a recessed
sash with sill band. 3rd floors with paired pilasters
supporting entablatures and blocking courses and flanking on
No.34 a recessed sash and No.40 a recessed casement. Recessed
central bay (Nos 36 & 38): 3 storeys, attics and basements. 2
windows each. Square-headed doorways with panelled jambs,
cornice-heads, fanlights and panelled doors. Recessed sashes;
1st floor with cast-iron balconies. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with bud
finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: P.64).

Listing NGR: TQ3070282709

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