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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1113113



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Camden

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477491

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TQ2684NW MARESFIELD GARDENS 798-1/49/1107 (East side) 14/05/74 No.20


Detached house, now a museum. Early C20. Red brick with rusticated brick quoins. Tiled roof with 3, tall chimney-stacks and upswept eaves with modillion eaves cornice. C17 style. 2 storeys and attic. 5 windows plus asymmetrically set 3-window canted entrance bay. Doorway with cornice-head flanked by console-brackets supporting broken pediment hood; door with panels shaped to oculus. Subsidiary part-glazed panelled door to left. Flat arches to flush framed sashes with exposed boxing. Entrance bay with tall transom and mullion windows to 1st floor. INTERIOR not inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: plaque records this as the home of Sigmund Freud in exile from the summer of 1938 until his death in September 1939. Following his death the house was lived in by Anna Freud (d.1982), his daughter and herself a leading psychoanalyst. In 1986 the house was opened as a museum reflecting the life and work of father and daughter, including the former's collection of antiquities and much of his furniture, including 'The Couch'.

Listing NGR: TQ2648284855

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National Grid Reference: TQ 26482 84855


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