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Numbers 1-4 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Regent's Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5275 / 51°31'39"N

Longitude: -0.1449 / 0°8'41"W

OS Eastings: 528787

OS Northings: 182590

OS Grid: TQ287825

Mapcode National: GBR C6.NL

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.FVSV

Entry Name: Numbers 1-4 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 16 October 1973

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476890

Location: Camden, London, NW1

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Regent's Park

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Magdalene Munster Sq.

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2882NE CHESTER GATE
798-1/87/206 (South side)
16/10/73 Nos.1-4 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
CHESTER GATE
Nos.1-5 (Consecutive))

GV II

Group of 4 semi-detached houses. c1825. By John Nash.
Nos 1 & 2: stuccoed front; brick left hand return. 4 storeys
and basements. 3 windows each with slightly recessed, flanking
entrance bays. Square-headed, architraved doorways with
panelled doors and fanlights in shallow segmental-arched
recesses. Recessed sashes; 1st floor with wrought-iron
balconies (except entrance bays). Plain stucco 1st floor band.
Main cornice at 3rd floor level. Cornice and blocking course
above 3rd floor. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with spearhead finials
to areas.
Nos 3 & 4: stucco with channelled ground floor. Irregular L
shaped plan with 3 windows and 2 window (1 blind) left hand
return. 4 storeys and basements. No.3 entrance to right with
enriched stucco surround and entablature with balustraded
balcony above. No.4, prostyle portico on left hand return.
Pilaster strips through ground, 1st and 2nd, and 3rd floors
(upper floors enriched). Tripartite sashes to ground and 1st
floors; 1st floor, architraved with cornices and cast-iron
balconies except above entrance to No.3, having architraved
sash with decorated frieze and cornice. 2nd and 3rd floor
windows architraved with guttae. Main cornice at 3rd floor
level. Cornice and blocking course above 3rd floor. INTERIORS:
not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron
railings and walls to areas and rear.


Listing NGR: TQ2878082588

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