34 and 39, Great James Street - Camden

Two in a terrace of 14 houses, dating from 1720-24, all of four storeys with basements and constructed from brown brick. Both properties are currently empty. Listed Building Consent and Planning Permission were granted in 2011 for refurbishment and a rear extension at 39 Great James Street, however the consented scheme has not been implemented and no repairs have been undertaken. The Local Authority is currently discussing the condition of 34 Great James Street with the owner.

34 and 39, Great James Street - Camden
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: NUMBERS 26 TO 37 AND 39 TO 40 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1113203
  • Local Planning Authority: Camden
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: 34 and 39
  • Street Number: 26-37 AND 39-40
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Camden
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Holborn and St. Pancras
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company, multiple owners
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, CA

Contact Details

Elizabeth Whitbourn 07889 808145

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England