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49, 50, 51 and 51a, Highgate West Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnet, London

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Latitude: 51.5711 / 51°34'15"N

Longitude: -0.1498 / 0°8'59"W

OS Eastings: 528319

OS Northings: 187426

OS Grid: TQ283874

Mapcode National: GBR DT.NX0

Mapcode Global: VHGQL.CR4Y

Plus Code: 9C3XHVC2+C3

Entry Name: 49, 50, 51 and 51a, Highgate West Hill

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478412

Location: Camden, London, N6

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Highgate

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michael Highgate

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/5/875 (East side)
14/05/74 Nos.49, 50, 51 AND 51A
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.49, 50 AND 51A)


Highgate District Police Station and Justice Room, now shops
and offices. c1850. For the Metropolitan Police. Yellow stock
brick with brick quoins. 2 storeys and basements. Double
fronted with 3 windows. Single storey 1 bay extension to left.
Central projecting portico with rusticated brickwork,
keystone, bracketed cornice and blocking course; round-arched
doorway with fanlight and double panelled doors. Ground floor
with C20 reproduction C19 wooden shopfronts. 1st floor with
brick architraves and keystones to segmental-arched recessed
sashes. Bracketed stucco cornice, brick blocking course.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the building ceased functioning as a police
station in 1902 when a new station was built in Archway Road.
(Survey of London: Vol. XVII, The Village of Highgate (Parish
of St Pancras part I): London: -1936: 107-8).

Listing NGR: TQ2831687418

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