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Cottages to the Rear of the Fire Station

A Grade II Listed Building in West Hampstead, London

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Latitude: 51.5515 / 51°33'5"N

Longitude: -0.1933 / 0°11'35"W

OS Eastings: 525364

OS Northings: 185173

OS Grid: TQ253851

Mapcode National: GBR C5.XLY

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.L8PF

Entry Name: Cottages to the Rear of the Fire Station

Listing Date: 21 May 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478545

Location: Camden, London, NW6

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: West Hampstead

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Emmanuel Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/35/1706 (West side (off))
21/05/90 Cottages to the rear of the Fire


4 terraced firemen's cottages. c1901. By the London County
Council Architect's Department; job architect WA Scott.
Rendered brick; ground floor originally exposed brick.
Westmorland slate roofs with deadlights; tall brick stacks at
centre and on gable ends.
Each cottage 2 rooms deep. 2 storeys. 1 window each at ground
floor level; 1st floor continuous strip at eaves level to each
pair. Paired panelled and part-glazed entrance doors with
overlights (except left hand being C20); wooden bracketed
plain hoods. Entrances flanked by 3-light casements (all
windows originally with small panes). 1st floors with
centrally positioned 6-light casement strips to each pair.
Rear with C20 single storey bathroom extensions.
INTERIORS: have stairs between party walls and sitting rooms
with panelled airing cupboards at 1st floor level. Most
panelled doors, moulded window frames and picture rails
remain. Some original window furniture. The fire station
cottages form a complex with No.325, the Fire Station (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ2536485173

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