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Numbers 51 to 85 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5219 / 51°31'18"N

Longitude: -0.1322 / 0°7'56"W

OS Eastings: 529680

OS Northings: 181981

OS Grid: TQ296819

Mapcode National: GBR G8.GM

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.N0GN

Entry Name: Numbers 51 to 85 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 28 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477394

Location: Camden, London, WC1E

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

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


CAMDEN

TQ2982SE GOWER STREET
798-1/94/606 (West side)
28/03/69 Nos.51-85 (Odd)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 18 houses. Nos 51-59 built 1786; Nos 61-85, 1787.
Darkened yellow stock brick. Stucco band at ground floor level
and to 1st floor sills. Slated mansard roofs with dormers. 3
storeys, attics and basements. Nos 65, 67 & 73, 4 storeys. 3
windows each. Entrances with stucco surrounds with pilasters
and dentil cornices; alternating round and segmental-arched
doorways with fanlights and panelled doors. Gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sash windows, most with original glazing
bars. Ground and 1st floor windows with bracketed sills and
cast-iron window guards. Nos 65 & 67 ground floor windows in
segmental-arched recesses with stucco archivolts, imposts and
keys. Stone dentil cornices; Nos 65, 67 & 73 cornices at 3rd
floor level. Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings, mostly with urn
finials, to areas.

Listing NGR: TQ2964382027

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

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