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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 11, 12 AND 15-19 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1112995

Location

NUMBERS 11, 12 AND 15-19 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 11, 12 AND 15-19, FITZROY SQUARE

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: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jun-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477298

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2982SW FITZROY SQUARE 798-1/93/448 (North side) 10/06/54 Nos.11, 12 AND 15-19 (Consecutive) and attached railings

GV II*

Terrace of 7 houses, formerly symmetrical but now broken by a C20 insertion of different design; forming the northern side of Fitzroy Square. c1827-28. Stucco with rusticated ground floor. Mostly with slate mansard roofs and dormers. EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, attics and basements. 3 windows each. 2 bays at each end of the terrace project. Entrance to No.11 on the Fitzroy Street return; to No.19 on the Conway Street return. Round-arched ground floor openings linked by impost bands. Doorways with pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-heads; fanlights and panelled doors. Sash windows in shallow, plain stucco recesses. Upper storeys with square-headed, recessed sashes. Continuous cast-iron balconies at 1st floor level. Plain 2nd floor sill band. Main cornice with enriched frieze at 3rd floor level. Cornice above attic floor with blocking course. Return to No.11 with plain stucco ground floor, prostyle portico with Doric entablature, round-arched doorway with panelled double doors and round-arched windows on each side. Upper floors brick with 4 windows, blind except for those directly above the portico. 2 storey, single window extension. Return to No.19 with rusticated stucco ground floor, prostyle portico with Doric entablature, round-arched doorway with pilaster-jambs carrying cornice-head; fanlight and double panelled doors. Round-arched windows on each side in shallow, plain stucco recesses with impost bands. Upper floors brick, 3 windows, all blind except one over the portico. Single storey, 4-window extension. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with tasselled spearhead finials. These houses complement the Adam blocks, though very different in design. (Survey of London: Vol. XXI, Tottenham Court Road and Neighbourhood, St Pancras III: London: -1949: 52-8).



Listing NGR: TQ2912282150

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: Survey of London - Tottenham Court Road and Neighbourhood St Pancras Part 3: Volume 21 - Date: 1949 - Journal Title: Survey of London - Page References: 52-58

National Grid Reference: TQ 29098 82131

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