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Number 58 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: 529272

OS Northings: 182153

OS Grid: TQ292821

Mapcode National: GBR F8.51

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.KYDY

Entry Name: Number 58 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 19 November 1970

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477421

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


798-1/93/620 (North side)
19/11/70 No.58
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.52-56, 58, 60 & 62 (Even))


Terraced house. c1792. Built by C Mead. For W and J Adam.
Yellow stock brick.
4 storeys and basement. 3 windows. Round-arched doorway with
Roman Doric columns carrying enriched entablature-head,
patterned radial fanlight and panelled door. Continuous
cast-iron balcony at 1st floor level. Gauged brick flat arches
to recessed sashes. Parapet.
INTERIOR: retains original stair with panelled hall and some
panelled rooms.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn
finials to area.
HISTORICAL NOTE: this was the home of Francisco de Miranda. A
stone plaque between the ground floor windows reads "Francisco
de Miranda1750-1816lived in this housebetween 1803 &
1810Born in Caracas, Venezuela. He wasthe forerunner of the
independenceof the republics of Latin America. Here he met
in 1810 the LiberatorSimon Bolivar."

Listing NGR: TQ2927582160

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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