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8 to 12, Great Russell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5172 / 51°31'1"N

Longitude: -0.1298 / 0°7'47"W

OS Eastings: 529859

OS Northings: 181465

OS Grid: TQ298814

Mapcode National: GBR HB.09

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P4Q8

Plus Code: 9C3XGV8C+V3

Entry Name: 8 to 12, Great Russell Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477669

ID on this website: 101113220

Location: St Giles, Camden, London, WC1B

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Giles-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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798-1/104/682 (South side)
19/12/88 Nos.8-12 (Consecutive)


5 terraced houses, originally forming a terrace with No.5
(qv). Built 1764 for the Bedford Estate and refronted c1850.
Brick with mid C19 stucco front, flat roofs and rendered brick
stacks. 4 storeys; 10 window range. C20 shop windows and doors
except No.9 which has a C19 shopfront. 4-pane sashes and C20
windows set in moulded architraves (lugged to 1st & 2nd
floor), with cornices to first floor. Rusticated pilaster
strips to party walls, continuous sill band at 3rd floor level
and moulded cornice. INTERIORS: most houses retain C18 moulded
cornices, fireplace surrounds and closed-string staircase.

Listing NGR: TQ2985981465

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