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17, Rosecroft Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Frognal and Fitzjohns, London

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Latitude: 51.5607 / 51°33'38"N

Longitude: -0.1918 / 0°11'30"W

OS Eastings: 525438

OS Northings: 186198

OS Grid: TQ254861

Mapcode National: GBR C5.B9N

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.M1GC

Entry Name: 17, Rosecroft Avenue

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477859

Location: Camden, London, NW3

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Frognal and Fitzjohns

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/14/1387 (West side)


Detached house. 1898-9. By CHB Quennell; built by Boddy &
Chapman; plaster panels modelled by Benjamin Lloyd. Red brick
with plastered 1st floor having relief Classical female
figures, putti and foliage and red brick dressings. Brick
modillion 1st floor band. Tiled hipped roof with gable to
right hand bay, dormers, tall brick slab chimney-stacks and
overhanging bracketed eaves with moulded cornice. Asymmetrical
2 storeys and attics. 3 windows. Projecting gabled right hand
bay with 5-light canted bowed bay of sash windows having blind
boxes and entablature with projecting cornice. 1st floor
segmental-arched 3-light sash window with blind box. Gable has
a keyed oculus, moulded eaves cornice and short returns of
eaves soffit to give appearance of a broken pediment above
brick pilasters. Entrance in central bay having a cornice hood
on enriched console brackets; part-glazed panelled door with
sidelights. 1st floor sash with blind box. Left hand bay has a
3-light sash window with blind box to each floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(The Builder: 28 October: -1899).

Listing NGR: TQ2543886198

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