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Latitude: 51.5271 / 51°31'37"N
Longitude: -0.1277 / 0°7'39"W
OS Eastings: 529978
OS Northings: 182575
OS Grid: TQ299825
Mapcode National: GBR H6.HQ
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.QWV5
Entry Name: National Westminster Bank Hall of Residence (27-43), Jenkins Hotel (44 and 45) and Railings
Listing Date: 14 May 1974
Last Amended: 11 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244094
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476857
Location: Camden, London, WC1H
Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2982NE CARTWRIGHT GARDENS
798-1/89/178 Nos.27-45 (Consecutive)
14/05/74 Nat West Bank Hall of Residence
(27-43), Jenkins Hotel (44 & 45) &
(Formerly Listed as:
Bentham Hall (31-44))
Terrace of 19 houses forming the northern half of a crescent.
Now occupied as a residential training centre and a hotel.
c1809-11. Designed and built by James Burton. Darkened stock
brick (evidence of tuck pointing) with rusticated stucco
ground floors and stucco cornice at 3rd floor level.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and basements. 2 and 3 windows. Centre 4
and end 3 houses projecting. Round-arched doorways, (where
unaltered) with reeded jambs, cornice-heads, fanlights (some
patterned) and panelled doors. Nos 27 & 45 doorways on returns
(4 windows, 3 blind) to Mabledon Place and Burton Place with
prostyle Doric porticoes. Ground floor windows round-arched,
those on the projecting bays in shallow, round-arched
recesses. Gauged brick flat arches to recessed sash windows.
1st floor on projecting bays, casements with geometrically
patterned glazing to top light. All 1st floor windows, except
the right end projecting bay, with continuous cast-iron
balconies. Parapets. No.45 with single storey, 3-window,
stucco extension on the return. Articulated by pilasters
carrying entablature surmounted by parapet, the centre panel
INTERIORS: retain some original features.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with baluster
finials to areas.
Listing NGR: TQ2998882520
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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