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27, 28 and 29, Great Queen Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Latitude: 51.5155 / 51°30'55"N

Longitude: -0.1214 / 0°7'17"W

OS Eastings: 530446

OS Northings: 181292

OS Grid: TQ304812

Mapcode National: GBR JB.WX

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.V55K

Entry Name: 27, 28 and 29, Great Queen Street

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477662

Location: Camden, London, WC2B

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Paul Covent Garden

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/105/675 (North West side)
24/10/51 Nos.27, 28 AND 29


Terrace of 3 houses. c1733. Brown brick with red brick cornice
below later parapet. Moulded brick band at 2nd floor level.
Tiled roofs with dormers. Red dressings and segmental arches
to flush frame sash windows, Nos 27 & 28 having 3 windows,
No.29, 2 windows. 3 storeys, attics and basements.
No.27: stucco ground floor with band at 1st floor level. Wood
doorcase with Doric pilasters with triglyphs over and open
mutule pediments. Archivolt and key to semicircular fanlights.
Panelled door. 2 square-headed, recessed sash windows to
right. INTERIOR: original stair.
No.28: projecting earlier C19 shopfront with console bracketed
entablature, window altered. Wood doorcase with Doric
pilasters with triglyphs over and open mutule pediments.
Archivolt and key to semicircular fanlights. Panelled door.
INTERIOR: virtually complete panelled interior and original
staircase. First floor front room has moulded plaster ceiling.
Some H-L hinges. Entrance door has interesting collection of
locks, latches and a chain.
No.29: later C19 shopfront, window and house door altered.
INTERIOR: original stair and most of original panelling.
Lead rainwater head and pipe between Nos 28 and 29.
(Survey of London: Vol. V, St Giles-in-the-Fields: London:
-1914: 23).

Listing NGR: TQ3044681292

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