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The Hampstead Figure Sculpture to North of Swiss Cottage Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Swiss Cottage, Camden

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5426 / 51°32'33"N

Longitude: -0.1737 / 0°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 526747

OS Northings: 184215

OS Grid: TQ267842

Mapcode National: GBR 51.EE

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.YH19

Plus Code: 9C3XGRVG+2G

Entry Name: The Hampstead Figure Sculpture to North of Swiss Cottage Library

Listing Date: 6 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476308

Location: Swiss Cottage, Camden, London, NW3

County: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Swiss Cottage

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Primrose Hill

Church of England Diocese: London

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Description


TQ 2684 SE AVENUE ROAD
(East side)

798-/61/10074 'The Hampstead Figure', sculpture to north of Swiss Cottage Library

GV II
Reclining abstracted female figure on plinth. 1964 by F E McWilliam. Bronze. Inscribed 'The Hampstead Figure, 1964' and signed. Commissioned as part of the group of civic buildings for the borough of Hampstead by Sir Basil Spence, Bonnington and Collins (qqv), with which it forms a close and complementary grouping. F E McWilliam (1909-92) was a noted and prolific British sculpture, whose public works have not survived well.


Listing NGR: TQ2674784215

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