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Numbers 1-7 and Attached Railings and Lamp Holder

A Grade II Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5194 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -0.1155 / 0°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 530848

OS Northings: 181738

OS Grid: TQ308817

Mapcode National: GBR L9.7H

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.Y29K

Entry Name: Numbers 1-7 and Attached Railings and Lamp Holder

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476649

Location: Camden, London, WC1R

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

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

TQ3081NE BEDFORD ROW
798-1/101/65 (East side)
24/10/51 Nos.1-7 (Consecutive)
and attached railings and
lamp-holder
(Formerly Listed as:
BEDFORD ROW
Nos.1-9 AND 11-17 (Consecutive))

GV II

7 terraced houses. 1717-18. Built by Robert Burford,
carpenter, on land granted to him and George Devall, plumber,
in 1716 by Margaret Skipwith. Brown or yellow stock brick with
some refacing of upper storeys. Brick bands at 1st floor
level.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. Gauged red brick
arches and dressings to flush frame sash windows. Parapets.
Nos 1-4, wood doorcases with pilasters carrying entablature,
patterned fanlights and panelled doors.
Nos 5-7, wood Doric doorcases, mutule open pediment, patterned
fanlights and panelled doors.
Some houses with original lead rainwater heads inscribed 1718.
INTERIORS: No.1 with cornices and ground-floor buffet alcove.
Panelled dados. Stair with stick balusters, grouped at
ground-floor newel. Upper floors not inspected.
No.2. C19 sashes. Ground floor with egg-and-dart cornice,
buffet alcove, panelled dado, C18 fireplace. Staircase much
restored.
Nos 3, 4 and 5 in single occupancy with suspended ceilings.
Not inspected.
Nos 6 and 7 not inspected but noted to retain original
staircases, first floor shutters and box cornices.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings to areas,
some with urn or torch flambe finials. No.1 with wrought-iron
lamp-holder.

Listing NGR: TQ3084881746

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

Description


CAMDEN

TQ3081NE BEDFORD ROW
798-1/101/65 (East side)
24/10/51 Nos.1-7 (Consecutive)
and attached railings and
lamp-holder
(Formerly Listed as:
BEDFORD ROW
Nos.1-9 AND 11-17 (Consecutive))

GV II

7 terraced houses. 1717-18. Built by Robert Burford,
carpenter, on land granted to him and George Devall, plumber,
in 1716 by Margaret Skipwith. Brown or yellow stock brick with
some refacing of upper storeys. Brick bands at 1st floor
level.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. Gauged red brick
arches and dressings to flush frame sash windows. Parapets.
Nos 1-4, wood doorcases with pilasters carrying entablature,
patterned fanlights and panelled doors.
Nos 5-7, wood Doric doorcases, mutule open pediment, patterned
fanlights and panelled doors.
Some houses with original lead rainwater heads inscribed 1718.
INTERIORS: No.1 with cornices and ground-floor buffet alcove.
Panelled dados. Stair with stick balusters, grouped at
ground-floor newel. Upper floors not inspected.
No.2. C19 sashes. Ground floor with egg-and-dart cornice,
buffet alcove, panelled dado, C18 fireplace. Staircase much
restored.
Nos 3, 4 and 5 in single occupancy with suspended ceilings.
Not inspected.
Nos 6 and 7 not inspected but noted to retain original
staircases, first floor shutters and box cornices.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings to areas,
some with urn or torch flambe finials. No.1 with wrought-iron
lamp-holder.

Listing NGR: TQ3084881746

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