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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.

Name: NUMBERS 2 TO 11 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1078322

Location

NUMBERS 2 TO 11 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 2-11, GLOUCESTER GATE

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCamdenLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Dec-2004

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477241

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History

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Details

798-1/82/569 GLOUCESTER GATE 14-MAY-74 (East side) Numbers 2 to 11 and attached railings (Formerly listed as: GLOUCETER GATE Numbers 1 to 11 and attached railings)

GV I Terrace of 11 houses, now a terrace of 10 individual units (with original Nos.1 and 2 combined as No.2) c.1827. By John Nash, with additions of same period by JJ Scoles. Built by R Mott. Stucco with rusticated ground floor. Slate mansard roofs with dormers and large slab chimney-stacks. EXTERIOR: symmetrical composition of 3 storeys (centre & end houses 4 storeys), attics and basements. 3 windows each house. Square-headed doorways with fanlights and panelled doors. Recessed sashes; 1st floor with continuous cast-iron balcony. Ionic pilasters rise through 1st and 2nd floors to support entablature with balustraded parapet screening dormers. String at 1st floor level. Centre house (No.6)with projecting hexastyle Ionic portico, columns rising through the 1st and 2nd floors to support continuous entablature and balustraded parapet screening attic storey. End houses (Nos 2 and 11) with tetrastyle Ionic porticoes, columns rising through 1st and 2nd floors to support continuous entablature and balustraded parapet screening pedimented attic storey. Pediments with Classical figure acroterion and tympana filled with wreaths and scrolls. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with pineapple finials to areas. (Survey of London: Vol. XIX, Old St Pancras and Kentish Town (St Pancras II): London: -1938: 98). Listing NGR: TQ2860083377

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in Old St Pancras and Kentish Town The Parish of St Pancras Part 2: Volume 19 , (1938), 98

National Grid Reference: TQ 28600 83368

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