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20, DENMARK STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5153 / 51°30'55"N

Longitude: -0.1296 / 0°7'46"W

OS Eastings: 529878

OS Northings: 181258

OS Grid: TQ298812

Mapcode National: GBR HB.1Z

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.P5TP

Plus Code: 9C3XGV8C+44

Entry Name: 20, DENMARK STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271980

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477057

Location: Camden, London, WC2H

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Giles-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/104/303 No.16


See under: No.20 DENMARK STREET.


798-1/104/303 (North side)
14/05/74 No.20


Includes: No.16 DENMARK PLACE.
Terraced house with later shop, and former warehouse (known as
No.16 Denmark Place) attached at ground floor level to rear.
Now in use as shop and offices. c1686-89 as part of an estate
development by Samuel Fortrey and Jacques Wiseman, early C19
House: multi-coloured stock brick; 4th storey yellow stock
brick. Stucco keystones and string course at 1st floor. 4
storeys (4th storey later addition) 2 windows. Gauged red
brick flat arches & dressings to recessed sashes with flush
frames & exposed boxing. C20 shop at ground floor extends
through into ground floor of No.16 Denmark Place.
Warehouse: yellow stock brick, painted on ground and 1st
floor; brown brick to rear. 3 storeys and basement. Ground
floor has C20 shopfront; 1st floor, C20 windows; 2nd floor,
original central loading doors, flanked by sashes. Parapet. To
rear, a range of 6 unhorned, gated sashes to each of 1st and
2nd floors and chimney-stack full height of building to right.
INTERIOR: with pine beams, late C20 main stair and original
subsidiary stair. 3rd floor has glazed roof lantern.

Listing NGR: TQ2987581262

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

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