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Numbers 55 and 56 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Camden Town with Primrose Hill, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5362 / 51°32'10"N

Longitude: -0.1445 / 0°8'40"W

OS Eastings: 528790

OS Northings: 183556

OS Grid: TQ287835

Mapcode National: GBR C3.QG

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.FNZ6

Plus Code: 9C3XGVP4+F6

Entry Name: Numbers 55 and 56 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477547

Location: Camden, London, NW1

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Camden Town with Primrose Hill

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras Old Church

Church of England Diocese: London

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798-1/76/1159 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.55 AND 56
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.53-56 (Consecutive))


Pair of terraced houses. C19 mid-later. Yellow stock brick
with stucco quoins and dressings. Slate roofs with projecting
bracketed eaves and tall brick chimney-stacks. Corner site
with irregular facade.
4 storeys and basements. No.55, 1 window plus 1 window
recessed entrance bay. No.56, large octagonal corner tower
(alternate facades fenestrated), 3 windows (1 in projecting
bay) and recessed 1 window entrance bay to Delancey Street.
Projecting stucco porticoes; doorways with fanlights and
panelled doors. No.55, stuccoed canted bay at ground floor;
recessed sashes with lugged stucco surrounds, 2nd floor
round-arched. No.56, segmental-headed sashes; corner facade of
tower upper floors architraved, 1st floor round-arched.
Projecting bay, square-headed, architraved sashes. Panelled
stucco band at eaves level.
INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with fleur-de-lys finials to areas.

Listing NGR: TQ2879083556

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