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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 26 TO 37 AND 39 TO 40 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1113203

Location

NUMBERS 26 TO 37 AND 39 TO 40 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 26-37 AND 39-40, GREAT JAMES STREET

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: 24-Oct-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jan-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477628

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ3081NE GREAT JAMES STREET 798-1/101/662 (West side) 24/10/57 Nos.26-37 AND 39-40 (Consecutive) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: GREAT JAMES STREET Nos.26-37, 38, 39 & 40 (Consecutive))

GV II*

14 terraced houses. 1720-24. For J Metcalfe. Brown brick, upper storeys with some refacing in multi-coloured, yellow (Nos 28, 34 & 40) and brown stock brick (1st floor and above of No.30). 4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. Nos 27-38 and 40, good wood architraved doorcases with enriched, carved brackets carrying hoods with panelled soffits, most with patterned fanlights and panelled doors. No.27, C20 hood with shaped brackets; No.39, architraved doorcase with pilasters, plain cornice, radial fanlight and panelled door. Red segmental arches and dressings to flush framed windows, No.35 upper storeys with glazing bars. Some frames reeded with roundels. Parapets. Some original lead rainwater heads with lion masks. INTERIORS: mostly having fine panelling. Staircases mostly with twisted balusters, column newels and carved brackets to treads. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn or torch flambe finials to areas.







Listing NGR: TQ3071881985

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30737 81943

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