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Numbers 1-17 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5265 / 51°31'35"N

Longitude: -0.1214 / 0°7'16"W

OS Eastings: 530420

OS Northings: 182519

OS Grid: TQ304825

Mapcode National: GBR J6.XY

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.VW6M

Entry Name: Numbers 1-17 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477842

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/90/1380 (South side)
14/05/74 Nos.1-17 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Terrace of 17 houses. c1829. Darkened yellow stock brick with
later patching, Nos 7-10 refaced. Stucco ground floors and
plain 1st floor sill bands, Nos 9 and 10 channelled. End and
central houses with stucco 2nd floor sill bands and cornices
with blocking course; recessed houses with plain stucco 3rd
floor sill bands and parapets. Symmetrical composition with
projecting end houses (Nos 1-2 and 16-17) and central houses
(Nos 7-11).
4 storeys and basements. 2 windows each. Round-arched ground
floor openings. Doorways with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads; fanlights (some radial) and panelled doors.
Gauged brick flat arches (Nos 11-17 reddened) to recessed
sashes; end and central houses 1st floor sashes in shallow
round-arched recesses. Cast-iron balconies to 1st floor
windows (except No.1).
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with
tasselled spearhead finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood:
London: -1952: 75).

Listing NGR: TQ3042082519

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