History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

St Pancras Almshouses Numbers 1-13

A Grade II Listed Building in Gospel Oak, Camden

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.5516 / 51°33'5"N

Longitude: -0.1574 / 0°9'26"W

OS Eastings: 527847

OS Northings: 185238

OS Grid: TQ278852

Mapcode National: GBR DV.T4R

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.783F

Plus Code: 9C3XHR2V+J2

Entry Name: St Pancras Almshouses Numbers 1-13

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378778

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478132

Location: Gospel Oak, Camden, London, NW5

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Gospel Oak

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Hallows Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

Find accommodation in



798-1/40/1475 (West side)
14/05/74 St Pancras Almshouses Nos.1-13


13 almshouses and committee room. Founded 1850 by Donald
Fraser, MD and rebuilt 1859-63 by Henry Baker. Committee Room
dated 1881. Yellow stock brick with red brick bands and diaper
decoration. Slated roofs with cast-iron cresting, tall moulded
brick chimney-stacks to each house and red brick dentil eaves
treatment; No.13 with a fleche.
EXTERIOR: 2 storey ranges round 3 sides of a courtyard;
terminal houses (Nos 1 & 13), 2 storeys and gabled attics.
Entrance to committee room in left hand corner, extending
behind No.5. Nos 2-12, 2 windows each. Nos 1 & 13, both with 1
window projecting bays on road fronts, plus 1 window. Both
with brick pointed arch porches in angles with main ranges;
outer angles supported on columns and capitals. No.1 with bay
windows at ground floor level. Main ranges have 5-centred arch
doorways with panelled half glazed doors (2 pointed lights);
bracketed gabled canopies with slate roofs and fleur-de-lys
finials. Committee room entrance without canopy but having
late C19 cast-iron bracket with C20 lamp. Windows to all
houses gauged red and black brick 5-centred arches to recessed
sashes of 2 pointed-head lights; windows over entrances
similar but single light.
INTERIORS: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2784785238

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.