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Numbers 18-36 and Attached Railings

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5275 / 51°31'39"N

Longitude: -0.1177 / 0°7'3"W

OS Eastings: 530674

OS Northings: 182638

OS Grid: TQ306826

Mapcode National: GBR K6.RL

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.XV5V

Entry Name: Numbers 18-36 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 25 October 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476608

Location: Camden, London, WC1X

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

TQ3082NE AMPTON STREET
798-1/91/45 (North side)
25/10/71 Nos.18-36 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 10 houses. c1819-23, altered. By Thomas Cubitt.
Symmetrical terrace with slightly projecting central block
(Nos 24-30).
Nos 18-22 and 32-36: yellow stock brick and stucco ground
floors with plain stucco 1st floor sill bands. 3 storeys and
basements. 2 windows each, No.18 with 2 windows (1 blind)
return to Ampton Place. Round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways with panelled jambs, cornice-heads, radial fanlights
and panelled doors. No.18, doorway on return. Ground floor
sashes originally with pointed lights. Upper floors with
gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapets with
stucco band below coping. Nos 24-30: stucco with plain 1st
floor sill bands. 3 storeys and basements. 2 windows each.
Round-arched ground floor openings. Doorways with panelled
jambs, cornice-heads, radial fanlights and panelled doors.
Recessed sashes; 1st floor with cast-iron balconies. Cornice
and blocking course.
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: 63).


Listing NGR: TQ3067482638

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

Description


CAMDEN

TQ3082NE AMPTON STREET
798-1/91/45 (North side)
25/10/71 Nos.18-36 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 10 houses. c1819-23, altered. By Thomas Cubitt.
Symmetrical terrace with slightly projecting central block
(Nos 24-30).
Nos 18-22 and 32-36: yellow stock brick and stucco ground
floors with plain stucco 1st floor sill bands. 3 storeys and
basements. 2 windows each, No.18 with 2 windows (1 blind)
return to Ampton Place. Round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways with panelled jambs, cornice-heads, radial fanlights
and panelled doors. No.18, doorway on return. Ground floor
sashes originally with pointed lights. Upper floors with
gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapets with
stucco band below coping. Nos 24-30: stucco with plain 1st
floor sill bands. 3 storeys and basements. 2 windows each.
Round-arched ground floor openings. Doorways with panelled
jambs, cornice-heads, radial fanlights and panelled doors.
Recessed sashes; 1st floor with cast-iron balconies. Cornice
and blocking course.
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: 63).


Listing NGR: TQ3067482638

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