QUEEN MARY HALL AND YWCA CENTRAL CLUB AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113221

Date first listed: 14-May-1974

Statutory Address: QUEEN MARY HALL AND YWCA CENTRAL CLUB AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 16 TO 22, GREAT RUSSELL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: QUEEN MARY HALL AND YWCA CENTRAL CLUB AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 16 TO 22, GREAT RUSSELL STREET

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Camden (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 29913 81464

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2981SE GREAT RUSSELL STREET 798-1/104/683 (South side) 14/05/74 Nos.16-22 (Consecutive) Queen Mary Hall and YWCA Central Club and attached railings

GV II

YWCA residential club. 1928-32. By Sir Edwin Lutyens. For the Young Women's Christian Association. Brown brick & stone under a slated hipped roof with dormers. 4 storeys, attic and basement. 7 windows with 13-window return; the 3-window bays at each end of the return form projecting wings. Symmetrical facade and return in Neo-Georgian style. Gauged flat brick arches with stone keystones to flush framed sash windows (32-pane on ground & 1st floor, 16 on 2nd & 3rd). Main central entrance with stone doorcase comprising Corinthian pilasters carrying entablature with open segmental pediment dated 1932, above which a stone dressed window with triangular pediment. Doorway approached by double flight of steps with wrought-iron balustrade. Stone cornice. Subsidiary entrance on return with stone doorcase with brick banded pilasters. Angel head keystone to window above. INTERIOR: original features survive of a functional nature. 1st floor double storey concert hall. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought-iron railings to areas.







Listing NGR: TQ2991381464

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