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Numbers 32 and 33 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5184 / 51°31'6"N

Longitude: -0.1338 / 0°8'1"W

OS Eastings: 529579

OS Northings: 181590

OS Grid: TQ295815

Mapcode National: GBR G9.3W

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M3MB

Entry Name: Numbers 32 and 33 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 1 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477744

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: St Giles-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/99/1300 (North side)
01/05/72 Nos.32 AND 33
and attached railings


2 terraced houses. 1766-1770, altered. Partially re-faced
following the original design. Built by W Franks, W Richmond,
H Roydhouse and J Pritchet.
No.32: multi-coloured stock brick. Slated mansard roof with
dormers. Stucco 1st floor sill and floor bands. Earlier C19
shopfront with projecting shop window with entablature with
projecting dentil cornice. Glazing altered. Wooden doorcase
with pilasters carrying enriched console-bracketed
entablature; round-arched fanlight and panelled door. Gauged
red brick flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapet. INTERIOR:
open tread stair with moulded, wreathed handrail, turned
balusters and column newels. 1st floor front room ceiling
moulded with foliated wreaths and central patera. Patterned
No.33: stock brick, coloured red. Slated mansard roof with
large dormer. Stone cornice at 3rd floor level. Stucco 1st
floor sill and floor bands. 4 storeys (3rd floor later
addition). 3 windows. Late C19 stucco shopfront of 4 bays with
round-arched openings to match C18 doorway. Wooden doorcase
with pilasters carrying enriched consoles (entablature
removed). INTERIOR: 1st floor front room with moulded ceiling
of rope and floral design. Patterned cornice.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with torche
flambe finials to areas.

Listing NGR: TQ2957981590

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