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The Old Mansion and Attached Wall, Railings and Lamp Holder

A Grade II* Listed Building in Frognal and Fitzjohns, London

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Latitude: 51.5562 / 51°33'22"N

Longitude: -0.1824 / 0°10'56"W

OS Eastings: 526102

OS Northings: 185708

OS Grid: TQ261857

Mapcode National: GBR D0.LP4

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.S4FW

Entry Name: The Old Mansion and Attached Wall, Railings and Lamp Holder

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477420

Location: Camden, London, NW3

County: London

District: 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 John Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/26/526 (East side)
11/08/50 Nos.94 AND 94A
The Old Mansion and attached wall,
railings & lamp-holder


Detached house, now sub-divided. c1700 centre with wings added
in late C19 when the north entrance facade was refronted.
South garden facade refaced late C18.
EXTERIOR: North (entrance) facade: brown brick with red brick
dressings and bands at 1st floor level and above 1st floor
windows. Slated roof with dormers, tall chimney-stacks and
wooden modillion cornice rising to form a pediment above a
central dormer. 2 storeys. 9 windows plus 3 window left hand
projecting bay and single window recessed right hand bay.
Central 2 storey projecting porch; doorway with
console-bracketed cornice, overlight and panelled door. 1st
storey has round-arched window with intersecting tracery and
cornice. Gauged red brick flat arches and dressings to flush
framed sashes with exposed boxing.
South (garden) facade: multi-coloured stock brick with red
brick dressings. Pilasters at angles support moulded brick
cornice. Cement parapet. Gauged red brick flat arches to flush
framed sashes flanked by C18 wooden pilasters. Early C19
loggia along ground floor front with cast-iron arcaded
trellis, balcony and tented roof; extended late C19, in
similar style, at west end and along west side of garden
forming a conservatory.
INTERIOR: noted to retain panelling.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn
finials on stone capped brick wall and gate pier with
cast-iron lamp-holder.
(RCHME: London, Vol. II, West London: London: -1925: 40).

Listing NGR: TQ2609585708

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