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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: NUMBER 58 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1113071

Location

52 TO 56, 58. 60 AND 62, GRAFTON WAY
NUMBER 58 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 58, GRAFTON WAY

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: 19-Nov-1970

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jan-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477421

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2982SW GRAFTON WAY 798-1/93/620 (North side) 19/11/70 No.58 and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: GRAFTON WAY Nos.52-56, 58, 60 & 62 (Even))

GV II*

Terraced house. c1792. Built by C Mead. For W and J Adam. Yellow stock brick. 4 storeys and basement. 3 windows. Round-arched doorway with Roman Doric columns carrying enriched entablature-head, patterned radial fanlight and panelled door. Continuous cast-iron balcony at 1st floor level. Gauged brick flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapet. INTERIOR: retains original stair with panelled hall and some panelled rooms. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn finials to area. HISTORICAL NOTE: this was the home of Francisco de Miranda. A stone plaque between the ground floor windows reads "Francisco de Miranda1750-1816lived in this housebetween 1803 & 1810Born in Caracas, Venezuela. He wasthe forerunner of the independenceof the republics of Latin America. Here he met in 1810 the LiberatorSimon Bolivar."





Listing NGR: TQ2927582160

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29272 82153

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