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48 to 54 (Wardonia Hotel) and 56 to 58, Argyle Street, and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5285 / 51°31'42"N

Longitude: -0.1228 / 0°7'22"W

OS Eastings: 530312

OS Northings: 182731

OS Grid: TQ303827

Mapcode National: GBR J6.L8

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.TVF4

Plus Code: 9C3XGVHG+9V

Entry Name: 48 to 54 (Wardonia Hotel) and 56 to 58, Argyle Street, and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476618

Location: King's Cross, Camden, London, WC1H

County: 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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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/08/2017


ARGYLE STREET (South side)
Nos.48-54 (even) (Wardonia Hotel), and Nos 56 and 58, and attached railings

(Formerly listed as Nos.48-58 (Even) and attached railings)


Terrace of six houses, Nos. 48-54 now a hotel. c1839-49. Yellow stock brick. Nos. 48-52 with channelled cement ground floors; No.54, painted ground floor. Nos. 48-54 with slated mansard roofs and dormers. Three storeys, Nos. 48-54 with attics, and basements. Two windows each. Round-arched ground floor openings. Doorways, Nos. 48-52 with cement surrounds; Nos. 54-58 with stucco surrounds; pilaster-jambs, cornice-heads, fanlights (Nos. 56 and 58 patterned) and panelled doors. Ground floor windows with margin lights except Nos. 56 and 58 with intersecting tracery. Upper floors with gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapets.

INTERIORS: not inspected.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood, Parish of St Pancras IV: London: 1952: 106).

Listing NGR: TQ3031282731

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