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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: 1113257



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: 477735

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/08/2017

TQ3082NE 798-1/91/1291

CAMDEN PENTONVILLE ROAD (South side) No.259, Big Chill House

(Formerly listed as No.259 The Bell Public House)

14/05/74 GV II Public house. Mid C19. Stucco. Three storeys and cellars. Symmetrical composition of five bays, end bays slightly projecting. Ground floor public house frontage with granite pilasters carrying entablature with dentil cornice. Segmental pediments with enriched tympani over entrances. C20 windows of large panes. Fluted Corinthian pilasters rise through the first and second floors, paired to flank end bays and return, carrying entablature, with wreaths in the frieze above paired pilasters, and dies of parapet without balusters. Architraved, recessed sashes, first floor with cornices and tripartite in the centre and end bays.

INTERIOR: ground floor bar entirely stripped out at time of inspection in January 1995. The exterior is a particularly handsome example of a mid-C19 public house.

Listing NGR: TQ3050882994

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30508 82994


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