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Pollocks Toy Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5203 / 51°31'13"N

Longitude: -0.1353 / 0°8'7"W

OS Eastings: 529471

OS Northings: 181804

OS Grid: TQ294818

Mapcode National: GBR F9.S5

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.L1VV

Entry Name: Pollocks Toy Museum

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477961

Location: Camden, London, W1T

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Souls Langham Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2981NW SCALA STREET
798-1/98/1426 (North side)
14/05/74 No.1
Pollock's Toy Museum

II

Corner house, now a toy museum. c1767, altered. Brown brick,
upper storeys with later multi-coloured stock brick refacing.
Corrugated asbestos sheet mansard roof with dormer. 3 storeys,
attic and cellars. 2 windows with 2-window return (1 blind) to
Whitfield Street. Altered wooden doorcase to house door with
fluted pilasters and broken pediment over arch-headed
fanlight. Wooden double shopfront on corner with pilasters
carrying entablature with projecting cornice. Shop windows
altered. Half-glazed shop doorway; fanlight. Gauged red brick
segmental arches to recessed C20 windows. Parapet. Return with
sashes and gable with chimney-stack.
INTERIOR: retains some original features.

Listing NGR: TQ2947181804

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

Description


CAMDEN

TQ2981NW SCALA STREET
798-1/98/1426 (North side)
14/05/74 No.1
Pollock's Toy Museum

II

Corner house, now a toy museum. c1767, altered. Brown brick,
upper storeys with later multi-coloured stock brick refacing.
Corrugated asbestos sheet mansard roof with dormer. 3 storeys,
attic and cellars. 2 windows with 2-window return (1 blind) to
Whitfield Street. Altered wooden doorcase to house door with
fluted pilasters and broken pediment over arch-headed
fanlight. Wooden double shopfront on corner with pilasters
carrying entablature with projecting cornice. Shop windows
altered. Half-glazed shop doorway; fanlight. Gauged red brick
segmental arches to recessed C20 windows. Parapet. Return with
sashes and gable with chimney-stack.
INTERIOR: retains some original features.

Listing NGR: TQ2947181804

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