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Numbers 1-5 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5199 / 51°31'11"N

Longitude: -0.1227 / 0°7'21"W

OS Eastings: 530349

OS Northings: 181775

OS Grid: TQ303817

Mapcode National: GBR J9.MB

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.T2J6

Plus Code: 9C3XGV9G+WW

Entry Name: Numbers 1-5 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 28 February 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476723

Location: Bloomsbury, Camden, London, WC1A

County: 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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798-1/100/96 (North side)
28/02/69 Nos.1-5 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Includes: No.65 SOUTHAMPTON ROW.
5 terraced houses. Late C17, refronted 1857-62 possibly by
Searle & Trehearne. Stucco with rusticated ground floor with
band above.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. Each house treated as
a bay with paired rusticated pilasters rising through ground,
1st and 2nd floors and extending as panelled pilasters through
3rd floor. Entrances with consoles, pulvinated friezes,
cornices; square-headed fanlights and panelled doors. Recessed
sash windows; 1st floor with consoles, bracketed cornice and
cast-iron window-box guards; 2nd and 3rd floor with
architraves. 3rd floor with pulvinated frieze and cornice.
Bracketed cornice at 3rd floor. Cornice and blocking course.
INTERIORS: No 3, some panelling and turned balusters to
stairs. No.4, panelled staircase and square balusters and
shaped ends to stairs.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: No.4 was the home of Sir Hans Sloane (GLC
plaque). No.65 Southampton Row forms part of No.1 Bloomsbury
Place with 3 window return (all blank) and double entrance.


798-1/100/96 No.65


See under: Nos.1-5 and attached railings BLOOMSBURY PLACE.

Listing NGR: TQ3036281789

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