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2-16, Dukes Road

A Grade II* Listed Building in King's Cross, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5269 / 51°31'36"N

Longitude: -0.1293 / 0°7'45"W

OS Eastings: 529871

OS Northings: 182550

OS Grid: TQ298825

Mapcode National: GBR H6.4T

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.QW0B

Entry Name: 2-16, Dukes Road

Listing Date: 10 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477147

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/89/347 (West side)
10/06/54 Nos.2-16 (Even)


Terrace of 8 shops with accommodation over. c1822. By Thomas
Cubitt, restored late C20. Stucco, ground floors painted
black. Slated roofs with dormers.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attics and cellars. 1 window each. Party
walls of upper floors articulated by narrow recessed bays;
narrow window bay between left hand pair. Nos 4-8 & 16, good
wooden shopfronts with pilasters carrying continuous
entablature with anthemion ornament to architrave; projecting,
bracketed shop windows with rounded corners and small panes;
No.2, without shopfront; No, 10 shopfront altered; No.12,
shopfront converted for use as hotel entrance; No.14, C20 shop
window added in Regency style but without continuous
entablature. Shopfronts mostly flanked by panelled and
half-glazed doors with overlights; Nos 14 & 16, round-arched
doorways with cornice-heads, patterned fanlights and
half-glazed doors. Upper floors have segmental-arched windows
having plain architraves studded with paterae; 1st floor, 4
lights with cast-iron balconies, 2nd floor tripartite.
Parapets with plain bands. Right hand return of No.16 has 2
windows, 1 with cast-iron balcony and pilasters having fat
palmette capitals; pediment.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXI, Tottenham Court Road and
Neighbourhood, St Pancras III: London: -1950: 106).

Listing NGR: TQ2987182550

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

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