MUSEUM TAVERN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1330367
Date first listed:
09-Dec-1977
Statutory Address:
MUSEUM TAVERN, 49, GREAT RUSSELL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
MUSEUM TAVERN, 49, 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 30134 81584

Details

CAMDEN

TQ3081NW GREAT RUSSELL STREET 798-1/100/686 (South side) 09/12/77 No.49 Museum Tavern

GV II

Public house. c1855-64. By William Finch Hill and EL Paraire. Stucco with wooden public house ground floor. Modified French Renaissance style. 4 storeys. 1 window with 1-window splayed corner and symmetrical 5-window return to Museum Street. Public house front with Corinthian pilasters and colonnettes carrying entablature with dentil cornice. Round-arched, recessed openings with panelled dados. Entrance on splayed corner with fanlight and double part-glazed doors. Main entrance on Museum Street with pediment, rectangular fanlight and double part-glazed doors. 1st to 3rd floors with rusticated corner and pilaster strips at angles capped by small segmental pediments. 2-pane sash windows. 1st floor round-arched, architraved, recessed sashes, above which architraved oculi with decorative grills and enriched with swags. 2nd floor segmental-arched architraved sashes. Console bracketed cornice beneath 3rd floor recessed sashes. Coved cornice and blocking course. INTERIOR: retains some original fittings including Classically styled wood back fitting to bar (glass later).





Listing NGR: TQ3013581583

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
477853
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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