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Derby Lodge, Formerly Derby Buildings, Flats 37-102

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

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Latitude: 51.5298 / 51°31'47"N

Longitude: -0.1172 / 0°7'1"W

OS Eastings: 530700

OS Northings: 182884

OS Grid: TQ307828

Mapcode National: GBR K5.VS

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.XTD5

Entry Name: Derby Lodge, Formerly Derby Buildings, Flats 37-102

Listing Date: 11 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478561

Location: Camden, London, WC1X

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: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/91/1816 (North East side)
11/03/94 Derby Lodge, formerly Derby
Buildings, flats 37-102


Flatted, philanthropic housing. c1865. By Sydney Waterlow's
Improved Industrial Dwellings Company with the help of builder
Matthew Allen. Same range of materials and architectural
features as found on Derby Lodge, flats 1-36 Britannia Street
(qv), with which this block forms a group. Sequence of 4 units
containing flats 37-53, 54-68, 69-84, and 85-102. Design of
each unit identical: 2-bay full-height balcony-stair recess
(as found on units 1-10 in Britannia Street), flanked on the
ground floor by a pair of tripartite windows and on the upper
floors by single windows. Among the earliest flats built by
Waterlow's influential and prolific IIDC.
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3070082884

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

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