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Numbers 18-22 and Attached Railings and Attached Garden Wall and Railings to Number 22

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5194 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -0.1238 / 0°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 530268

OS Northings: 181716

OS Grid: TQ302817

Mapcode National: GBR J9.CJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.S2WL

Entry Name: Numbers 18-22 and Attached Railings and Attached Garden Wall and Railings to Number 22

Listing Date: 28 February 1969

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476733

Location: Camden, London, WC1A

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bloomsbury Way St George

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ3081NW BLOOMSBURY SQUARE
798-1/100/97 (North side)
28/02/69 Nos.18-22 (Consecutive)
and attached railings & attached
garden wall and railings to No.22
(Formerly Listed as:
BLOOMSBURY SQUARE
Nos.18-22 AND 23-27 (Consecutive))

GV II

5 terraced houses. 1800-1805. Designed and built by James
Burton. Multi-coloured stock brick.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each, No.22 with 4-window
return (mostly blind) to Bedford Place. Round-headed entrances
in recesses with reeded pilaster jambs carrying cornice-heads;
fanlights (No.19 radial) and panelled doors. Gauged red brick
flat arches to recessed sash, and 1st floor casement, windows,
some with original glazing bars. Continuous 1st floor
cast-iron balconies, Nos 19 & 21 with tented verandah roofs on
cast-iron column supports. Continuous 3rd floor sill band.
Parapet.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn
finials to areas. No.22 with attached garden wall to Bedford
Place return. Wall with square-headed stucco surround to
panelled wood door with reeded architrave with roundels. To
left of door, a glazed oculus with small leaded panes of
stained glass forming a pattern around the rim. Stone capping
to wall with cast-iron railings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: this terrace is on the site of Bedford House
(formerly Southampton House), demolished 1799.


Listing NGR: TQ3026281713

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