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Numbers 52 to 56 and 60 to 62 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5235 / 51°31'24"N

Longitude: -0.138 / 0°8'16"W

OS Eastings: 529277

OS Northings: 182157

OS Grid: TQ292821

Mapcode National: GBR F8.60

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.KYFY

Entry Name: Numbers 52 to 56 and 60 to 62 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 19 November 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477418

Location: Camden, London, W1T

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: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/93/619 (North side)
19/11/70 Nos.52-56 AND 60-62 (Even)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.52-56, 58, 60 & 62 (Even))


5 terraced houses. c1792. Built by C Mead. For W and J Adam.
Yellow stock brick, Nos 52 and 56 with stucco ground floors.
Plain stucco 1st floor sill bands.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each except No.62
with 2 windows. Gauged brick flat arches (No.60 reddened) to
recessed sashes. Parapets.
No.52: stucco ground floor. Round-arched doorway with
side-lights, enriched entablature-head, patterned radial
fanlight and panelled door. No.54: C20 reproduction shopfront
(with Ionic pilasters and bowed windows) and house door.
No.56: stucco ground floor. Round-arched doorway with
sidelights, enriched entablature-head, radial patterned
fanlight and panelled door. Continuous cast-iron balcony at
1st floor level. No.60: round-arched doorway with Roman Doric
columns carrying enriched entablature-head; radial patterned
fanlight and panelled door. No.62: round-arched doorway with
stucco cavetto surround, cornice-head, radial fanlight and
panelled door.
INTERIORS: not inspected but noted to retain some panelled
hall dados and open staircases with square balusters and
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn
finials to area.

Listing NGR: TQ2927782157

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