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Numbers 24-60 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5182 / 51°31'5"N

Longitude: -0.1278 / 0°7'40"W

OS Eastings: 529998

OS Northings: 181580

OS Grid: TQ299815

Mapcode National: GBR H9.GY

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.Q3TH

Entry Name: Numbers 24-60 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476740

Location: Camden, London, WC1B

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

TQ2981NE BLOOMSBURY STREET
798-1/99/110 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.24-60 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 19 houses. c1766. Yellow stock brick with slated
mansard roofs with dormers and tall slab chimney-stacks. Plain
stucco continuous 1st floor sill band.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attics and basements. Nos 24, 26 & 58, 2
windows each; remainder have 3 windows each. Round-arched
doorways with fluted pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-heads;
fanlights and panelled doors. Gauged brick flat arches (some
painted red) to recessed sash windows with some original
glazing bars. Blind boxes to some ground floor windows.
Parapets.
No.24: stucco entrance surround and plain door frame.
No.28: ground floor painted black.
No.32: stucco entrance surround with pilasters.
No.36: stucco entrance surround with rusticated bands and
female head on keystone. Ground floor painted black.
No.38: stucco entrance surround with vermiculated rustication
to pilasters supporting entablature with enriched frieze;
patterned radial fanlight. Ground floor painted black.
No.40: rusticated stucco doorway surround.
Nos 46 & 48: all brickwork painted black.
No.56: with enriched arch to radial patterned fanlight.
Nos 58 & 60: vermiculated stucco rustication to entrance arch
and jambs; female heads to keystones. No.58 with radial
patterned fanlight. Some houses with original lead rainwater
heads.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn or
torch flambe finials to areas.


Listing NGR: TQ2999881580

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

Description


CAMDEN

TQ2981NE BLOOMSBURY STREET
798-1/99/110 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.24-60 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 19 houses. c1766. Yellow stock brick with slated
mansard roofs with dormers and tall slab chimney-stacks. Plain
stucco continuous 1st floor sill band.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attics and basements. Nos 24, 26 & 58, 2
windows each; remainder have 3 windows each. Round-arched
doorways with fluted pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-heads;
fanlights and panelled doors. Gauged brick flat arches (some
painted red) to recessed sash windows with some original
glazing bars. Blind boxes to some ground floor windows.
Parapets.
No.24: stucco entrance surround and plain door frame.
No.28: ground floor painted black.
No.32: stucco entrance surround with pilasters.
No.36: stucco entrance surround with rusticated bands and
female head on keystone. Ground floor painted black.
No.38: stucco entrance surround with vermiculated rustication
to pilasters supporting entablature with enriched frieze;
patterned radial fanlight. Ground floor painted black.
No.40: rusticated stucco doorway surround.
Nos 46 & 48: all brickwork painted black.
No.56: with enriched arch to radial patterned fanlight.
Nos 58 & 60: vermiculated stucco rustication to entrance arch
and jambs; female heads to keystones. No.58 with radial
patterned fanlight. Some houses with original lead rainwater
heads.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn or
torch flambe finials to areas.


Listing NGR: TQ2999881580

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