NUMBERS 39-47 AND 49-62 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1356734

Date first listed: 14-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jan-1999

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 39-47 AND 49-62 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 39-47 AND 49-62, DOUGHTY STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 39-47 AND 49-62 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 39-47 AND 49-62, DOUGHTY 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 30786 82188

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ3082SE DOUGHTY STREET 798-1/96/311 (East side) 14/05/74 Nos.39-47 AND 49-62 (Consecutive) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: DOUGHTY STREET Nos.39-62 (Consecutive))

GV II

Terrace of 23 houses, excluding No.48 which is listed separately (qv). Nos 39-46 c1792; Nos 47-62 c1807-9; terrace completed by 1820. No.62 rebuilt in facsimile since 1974. Built by J Wigg, G Slaton and J Wilson. Multi-coloured stock brick most with evidence of tuck pointing; No.45 painted. Plain stucco first-floor sill band. Slate mansard roofs with dormers except Nos 53-55 and 62. Nos 39-47, 49-52 and 56-61: three storeys, attics and dormers. Three windows each; No.39 with four windows (one blind) and three-window return to Guilford Street. Round-arched doorways with panelled or recessed pilaster-jambs, cornice-heads, most with patterned fanlights and panelled doors. Nos 44-47, 49, 51 and 52 have doorways with stuccoed surrounds; Nos 57-61, doorways with Greek Doric engaged columns carrying cornice heads with guttae. Gauged brick flat arches to recessed, mostly 2-pane sashes. Nos 49, 52, 56, 57 and 60 with cast-iron balconies to first-floor windows. Stucco cornices and blocking courses, except No.39. Most houses with original lead rainwater heads and pipes. INTERIORS: not inspected. Nos 53-55 and 62: four storeys and basements. Three windows each, No.62 with 3-window return to Roger Street, plus three-storey three-window extension. Nos 53-54, round-arched doorways with moulded jambs and lion-head stops, cornice-heads and patterned radial fanlights. No.55 has projecting round-arched, rusticated stucco portico with cornice and later C19 doorway. Patterned, half-glazed door and overlight. No.62 has return with projecting Doric porch, part-glazed doors and patterned fanlight. Gauged brick flat arches to recessed sash windows; first-floor with cast-iron balconies. Cornice, continuing from other houses in terrace, at third-floor level. INTERIORS: not inspected but Nos 53-55 noted to have stick baluster stairs. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn finials to areas. (Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood, Parish of St Pancras, IV: London: -1952: 50-54).



Listing NGR: TQ3077682208

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 477069

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in Survey of London - Kings Cross neighbourhood The Parish of St Pancras Part 4: Volume 24 , (1951), 50,51,52
'Survey of London' in Survey of London - Kings Cross neighbourhood The Parish of St Pancras Part 4: Volume 24 , (1951), 53,54

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