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Numbers 74 to 77 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, Camden

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5192 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -0.1243 / 0°7'27"W

OS Eastings: 530239

OS Northings: 181696

OS Grid: TQ302816

Mapcode National: GBR J9.8L

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.S2NQ

Entry Name: Numbers 74 to 77 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 28 February 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477857

Location: Camden, London, WC1B

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bloomsbury Way St George

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ3081NW GREAT RUSSELL STREET
798-1/100/688 (North side)
28/02/69 Nos.74-77 (Consecutive)
and attached railings

GV II

Terrace of 4 houses. c1662-4, altered mid C19. Stucco with
rusticated ground floor.
4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. No.77 with 3-window
return to Montague Street. Entrances with architraved stucco
surrounds, panelled reveals, consoles and cornices; fanlights
and panelled doors. Pilasters (rusticated on 1st and 2nd
floors) between houses and at angles carry main cornice with
balustraded parapet. Architraved 4-pane sashes, 1st floor with
console bracketed cornices. Bracketed cornice at 3rd floor
level. Return to No.77 with cast-iron verandah, added 1841,
with elaborately ornamented cast-iron balustrade, including
heads on roundels and foliage, and posts to tented canopy.
INTERIORS: No.75 with panelled hall and rooms. Stair with
barley sugar twist balusters and wreathed handrail. No.77 has
a panelled hall with Corinthian fluted pilasters and door with
enriched mouldings; original staircase.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached C19 cast-iron railings to areas.
HISTORICAL NOTE: No.77 was the home of Thomas Henry Wyatt,
architect (GLC plaque).


Listing NGR: TQ3023981696

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

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