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Numbers 12-36 and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5292 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.124 / 0°7'26"W

OS Eastings: 530228

OS Northings: 182816

OS Grid: TQ302828

Mapcode National: GBR J5.9Z

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.STSK

Entry Name: Numbers 12-36 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476615

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

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: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ3082NW ARGYLE STREET
798-1/90/51 (West side)
14/05/74 Nos.12-36 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 13 houses, now mostly small hotels. c1833-9. Yellow
stock brick; Nos 16 & 18 stuccoed. No.22, painted; Nos 24-28,
painted ground floors. Plain stucco 1st floor sill bands. Nos
20-28 and 32 & 36 with slated mansard roofs and dormers. 3
storeys, Nos 20-28 and 32 & 36 attics, and basements. 2
windows each. Round-arched ground floor openings. Doorways
with stucco architraves, pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads, fanlights (some patterned) and some panelled
doors. Most ground floor windows with margin lights. Gauged
brick flat arches to recessed sashes; 1st floor in shallow,
round-arched recesses with cast-iron balconies. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with knob and disc finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 106).

Listing NGR: TQ3022882816

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Description


CAMDEN

TQ3082NW ARGYLE STREET
798-1/90/51 (West side)
14/05/74 Nos.12-36 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 13 houses, now mostly small hotels. c1833-9. Yellow
stock brick; Nos 16 & 18 stuccoed. No.22, painted; Nos 24-28,
painted ground floors. Plain stucco 1st floor sill bands. Nos
20-28 and 32 & 36 with slated mansard roofs and dormers. 3
storeys, Nos 20-28 and 32 & 36 attics, and basements. 2
windows each. Round-arched ground floor openings. Doorways
with stucco architraves, pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads, fanlights (some patterned) and some panelled
doors. Most ground floor windows with margin lights. Gauged
brick flat arches to recessed sashes; 1st floor in shallow,
round-arched recesses with cast-iron balconies. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with knob and disc finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 106).

Listing NGR: TQ3022882816

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