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27, Little Russell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Holborn and Covent Garden, London

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Latitude: 51.518 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.1252 / 0°7'30"W

OS Eastings: 530181

OS Northings: 181567

OS Grid: TQ301815

Mapcode National: GBR JB.20

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.S36L

Entry Name: 27, Little Russell Street

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478727

Location: Camden, London, WC1A

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bloomsbury Way St George

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/100/1754 (North side)


Parochial school of St George's, Bloomsbury Way (qv), now
flats. 1879-80. By Joseph Peacock. Yellow brick front with red
brick bands, quoins and dressings, some stone dressings.
White-painted wooden windows. Heavy plaster cornices above
ground and first floor. 3 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-bay
composition in Queen Anne style, the left and central bays
projecting and uniting under a tall, shaped gable with a
central pilaster statue at second-storey level. Entrance door
right of centre. INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: a well-preserved school building in the later
secular style of Joseph Peacock, who lived locally and who was
architect to the parish of St George's, Bloomsbury.

Listing NGR: TQ3018581572

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

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