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Numbers 87 to 103 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5275 / 51°31'39"N

Longitude: -0.125 / 0°7'29"W

OS Eastings: 530167

OS Northings: 182624

OS Grid: TQ301826

Mapcode National: GBR J6.3L

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.SV9V

Entry Name: Numbers 87 to 103 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 19 November 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478527

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: 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


798-1/90/947 (West side)
19/11/70 Nos.87-103 (Odd)
and attached railings


Terrace of 9 houses with shops. c1816. By James Burton.
Darkened multi-coloured stock brick with some later patching.
Plain stucco 3rd floor sill band. 4 storeys, basements or
cellars. Nos 91 to 99 slightly projecting. Gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sashes; 1st floors of Nos 87-91 and 101 and
103 with casements and continuous cast-iron balconies.
Nos 87-91 & 103: ground floors rusticated stucco with round
arched openings. Doorways with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-heads (Nos 87 & 91 with mask-head stops); fanlights
and good panelled doors. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached
cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas.
No.93: earlier-mid C19 shopfront with dentil cornice and right
hand enriched console, projecting shop window with
segmental-arched lights and large panes. Segmental arched shop
and house doorways with fanlights and house with panelled
No.95: early C19 shopfront with half round, fluted, Corinthian
pilasters carrying inswept entablature with projecting dentil
cornice. Shop window with large panes. Shop and house doorways
with rectangular fanlights and panelled doors. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with spearhead finials
to area.
Nos 97 & 99: C20 shopfronts, No.99 reproduction C19 but
retaining C19 console-brackets flanking fascia. Shop and house
doorways with rectangular fanlights and panelled doors to
houses. No.99 retains original stair, dadoes and internal
No.101: early C19 shopfront with reeded, simplified pilasters
carrying inswept entablature with projecting cornice;
projecting shop window with rounded ends and large panes.
Round-arched doorway with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice-head; fanlight and panelled door.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood
(Parish of St Pancras IV): London: -1952: 84).

Listing NGR: TQ3017682610

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