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Numbers 7-25 and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 51.5294 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.122 / 0°7'19"W

OS Eastings: 530370

OS Northings: 182836

OS Grid: TQ303828

Mapcode National: GBR J5.SX

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.TTWF

Entry Name: Numbers 7-25 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476610

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 SQUARE
798-1/90/47 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.7-25 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
ARGYLE SQUARE
Nos.7-25, 26-35, 36-47 (consec))

GV II

Terrace of 19 houses, now mostly small hotels, forming the
east side of Argyle Square. 1840-49, altered. Yellow stock
brick, Nos 7, 9, 10 and 16-18 painted. Rusticated stucco
ground floors, Nos 7, 9, 10, and 16-18. Painted ground floors,
Nos 6, 11, 12, 14, 15 and 19-25. 4 storeys and basements. 2
windows each. Architraved, round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways, where unaltered, with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads; patterned fanlights and panelled doors.
Entrance to No.7 in single storey stucco extension on left
hand return. Nos 7 and 25, square-headed ground floor windows.
Gauged brick flat arches to assortment of recessed casements
and sashes on upper floors; 1st floors with architraves and
cast-iron balconies. Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with bud
finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 105).

Listing NGR: TQ3037082836

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

Description


CAMDEN

TQ3082NW ARGYLE SQUARE
798-1/90/47 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.7-25 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
ARGYLE SQUARE
Nos.7-25, 26-35, 36-47 (consec))

GV II

Terrace of 19 houses, now mostly small hotels, forming the
east side of Argyle Square. 1840-49, altered. Yellow stock
brick, Nos 7, 9, 10 and 16-18 painted. Rusticated stucco
ground floors, Nos 7, 9, 10, and 16-18. Painted ground floors,
Nos 6, 11, 12, 14, 15 and 19-25. 4 storeys and basements. 2
windows each. Architraved, round-arched ground floor openings.
Doorways, where unaltered, with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads; patterned fanlights and panelled doors.
Entrance to No.7 in single storey stucco extension on left
hand return. Nos 7 and 25, square-headed ground floor windows.
Gauged brick flat arches to assortment of recessed casements
and sashes on upper floors; 1st floors with architraves and
cast-iron balconies. Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with bud
finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood,
Parish of St Pancras IV: London: -1952: 105).

Listing NGR: TQ3037082836

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