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The Mary Ward Centre and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5209 / 51°31'15"N

Longitude: -0.1218 / 0°7'18"W

OS Eastings: 530406

OS Northings: 181888

OS Grid: TQ304818

Mapcode National: GBR J8.TZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.T1ZF

Entry Name: The Mary Ward Centre and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477825

Location: Camden, London, WC1N

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 George Queen Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/100/1364 (South side)
14/05/74 Nos.42 AND 43
The Mary Ward Centre and attached


2 terraced houses now an advice centre and offices. Early C18.
Built by W Hawkins. Altered late C18 and C20. Darkened yellow
stock brick. No.42 with stucco band at 1st floor level and
tiled mansard roof with dormers. No.43 with slated mansard
roof with dormers. 3 storeys, attics and basements. 3 windows
each; No.43 with 1-window return to Old Gloucester Street.
Round-arched doorways with patterned radial fanlights. No.42
with reeded pilaster-jambs, sidelights and panelled door;
No.43 with Ionic pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-head and
keystone with mask; top panels of door glazed. Gauged brick
flat arches to recessed sashes. No.42 with altered central 1st
floor window and cast-iron balconies to flanking windows.
Parapets. No.42 with lead rainwater head and pipe.
INTERIOR: with moulded ceilings and original fireplaces. Stair
with twisted balusters. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with torch flambe finials to areas.

Listing NGR: TQ3040681888

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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