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Numbers 1-21 and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5247 / 51°31'28"N

Longitude: -0.1155 / 0°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 530831

OS Northings: 182328

OS Grid: TQ308823

Mapcode National: GBR L7.7L

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.YY91

Entry Name: Numbers 1-21 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476777

Location: Camden, London, WC1X

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: St George Queen Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ3082SE CALTHORPE STREET
798-1/96/135 (North side)
14/05/74 Nos.1-21 (Odd)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 21 houses. c1821-6. Yellow stock brick with later
patching, No.7, refronted. Plain stucco 1st floor sill bands
and stucco cornice at 3rd floor level. Symmetrical terrace
with slightly projecting end bays (return of No.240 Grays Inn
Road (qv) and No.21) and central bays (Nos 7-13). 4 storeys
and basements. 2 windows each. Round-arched ground floor
openings; doorways with reeded surrounds, cornice-heads,
fanlights (Nos 1, 5, 9, 11, 17 & 19 patterned) and panelled
doors. Entrance to No.21 on return to Gough Street with C20
doorway and door. Ground floor windows to Nos 17 and 21 with
margin lights; No.19 with pointed lights. Gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sashes, most with glazing bars; Nos 5-15,
19 and 21 with cast-iron balconies to 1st floor windows.
Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
attached cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 61).

Listing NGR: TQ3081882317

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Description


CAMDEN

TQ3082SE CALTHORPE STREET
798-1/96/135 (North side)
14/05/74 Nos.1-21 (Odd)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 21 houses. c1821-6. Yellow stock brick with later
patching, No.7, refronted. Plain stucco 1st floor sill bands
and stucco cornice at 3rd floor level. Symmetrical terrace
with slightly projecting end bays (return of No.240 Grays Inn
Road (qv) and No.21) and central bays (Nos 7-13). 4 storeys
and basements. 2 windows each. Round-arched ground floor
openings; doorways with reeded surrounds, cornice-heads,
fanlights (Nos 1, 5, 9, 11, 17 & 19 patterned) and panelled
doors. Entrance to No.21 on return to Gough Street with C20
doorway and door. Ground floor windows to Nos 17 and 21 with
margin lights; No.19 with pointed lights. Gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sashes, most with glazing bars; Nos 5-15,
19 and 21 with cast-iron balconies to 1st floor windows.
Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
attached cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 61).

Listing NGR: TQ3081882317

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