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Glen House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, Camden

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Latitude: 51.5207 / 51°31'14"N

Longitude: -0.1341 / 0°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 529552

OS Northings: 181849

OS Grid: TQ295818

Mapcode National: GBR G9.11

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M1GK

Entry Name: Glen House

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478395

Location: Camden, London, WC1E

County: 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


798-1/99/1641 Glen House


See under: Nos.200-208 Glen House TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD.


798-1/99/1641 (East side)
Nos.200-208 (Consecutive)
Glen House


Includes: Glen House ALFRED MEWS.
Light industrial building, now offices. Southern half, Nos
204-8, 1913-14 by Hobden and Porri; northern half, Nos 200-3,
built c1923 in fascimile by Ernest Souster. Originally built
for the Bosch Magneto Co. Mannerist style.
5 storeys. 13 bays. Pillars with grooved panels and
rectangular blocks flank ground floor openings. Upper floors
have austere full height pilasters culminating in intricate
Mannerist brackets supporting the parapet with geometrically
patterned cast-iron railings flanked by stone dies. 1st to 3rd
floor windows metal framed half-columns transom and mullion
with enriched spandrel panels; 3rd floor under stone arched
heads. 4th floor metal framed with stone half columns flanked
by the brackets. Clock inscribed "Glen House" on elaborately
enriched wall bracket at 1st floor level. Design continues on
returns to Alfred Mews and Chenies Street; Alfred Mews facade
with triple doorway of grooved pilasters.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2955281849

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

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