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Number 70, 71 and 72 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5228 / 51°31'22"N

Longitude: -0.1232 / 0°7'23"W

OS Eastings: 530301

OS Northings: 182100

OS Grid: TQ303821

Mapcode National: GBR J8.H9

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.TZ6H

Plus Code: 9C3XGVFG+4P

Entry Name: Number 70, 71 and 72 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477965

Location: Bloomsbury, Camden, London, WC1N

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St George Queen Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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798-1/95/722 (North side)
14/05/74 Nos.70, 71 AND 72
and attached railings


Terrace of 3 houses. c1793-1799. By James Burton. Darkened
multi-coloured stock brick with rusticated stucco ground floor
and stucco dressings. 4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each.
The central block of a now incomplete terrace. Arcaded ground
floor with impost bands; round-arched sash windows in plain,
shallow recesses. Recessed entrances with part-glazed doors
and decorative wrought-iron grills in the fanlights, No.72
altered for use as a window. 10 attached stucco Doric columns
rise through 1st and 2nd floor carrying an entablature at 3rd
floor level and continue as pilasters on the 3rd attic floor.
Gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes; 1st floor
casements with continuous cast-iron balconies. 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: 32).

Listing NGR: TQ3032682115

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