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Numbers 27-43 and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5288 / 51°31'43"N

Longitude: -0.1231 / 0°7'23"W

OS Eastings: 530292

OS Northings: 182766

OS Grid: TQ302827

Mapcode National: GBR J6.J4

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.TT8X

Entry Name: Numbers 27-43 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476616

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
798-1/90/52 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.27-43 (Odd)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 8 houses, now mostly small hotels. c1834-9. Yellow
stock brick with later 2nd floor patching. Nos 31 & 33,
rendered ground floors; No.35, stucco ground floor; No.37,
painted ground floor; No.41, all floors painted. Plain stucco
1st floor sill bands. All except Nos 31 & 33, slated mansard
roofs with dormers. 3 storeys, attics (except Nos 31 & 33) and
basements. 2 windows each. Round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways with pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-heads; fanlights
and No.29 with panelled door. Others with C20 doors. No.27,
single storey stucco entrance extension on return to St.
Chad's Street. Gauged brick flat arches (mostly painted) to
recessed sashes and casements; 1st floor in shallow,
round-headed recesses (mostly painted) with cast-iron
balconies. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with
tasselled spearhead finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 106).


Listing NGR: TQ3029282766

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Description


CAMDEN

TQ3082NW ARGYLE STREET
798-1/90/52 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.27-43 (Odd)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 8 houses, now mostly small hotels. c1834-9. Yellow
stock brick with later 2nd floor patching. Nos 31 & 33,
rendered ground floors; No.35, stucco ground floor; No.37,
painted ground floor; No.41, all floors painted. Plain stucco
1st floor sill bands. All except Nos 31 & 33, slated mansard
roofs with dormers. 3 storeys, attics (except Nos 31 & 33) and
basements. 2 windows each. Round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways with pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-heads; fanlights
and No.29 with panelled door. Others with C20 doors. No.27,
single storey stucco entrance extension on return to St.
Chad's Street. Gauged brick flat arches (mostly painted) to
recessed sashes and casements; 1st floor in shallow,
round-headed recesses (mostly painted) with cast-iron
balconies. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with
tasselled spearhead finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 106).


Listing NGR: TQ3029282766

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