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Gray's Inn Square Number 1 and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Latitude: 51.5194 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -0.1132 / 0°6'47"W

OS Eastings: 531007

OS Northings: 181738

OS Grid: TQ310817

Mapcode National: GBR L9.RJ

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.020K

Entry Name: Gray's Inn Square Number 1 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477456

Location: Camden, London, WC1R

County: London

District: 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 Alban Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


GRAY'S INN (West side)
Gray's Inn Square No.1 and attached railings


Terraced chambers. c1676, restored c1948. Brown brick with red brick dressings. Brick bands between floors. Tiled roof. Four storeys and cellar. Double-fronted with eight windows. Stone doorcase with consoles and broken segmental pediment with ball in centre. Gauged red brick flat arches and dressings to flush frame windows with boxing and glazing bars. Wood block bracketed eaves cornice.

INTERIOR: panelled with wood cornice and turned balusters with square newels to dog-leg stairs.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with torch flambe finials to rear.

Listing NGR: TQ3100581737

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

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