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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: STAPLE INN BUILDINGS NORTH AND SOUTH AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1245623

Location

STAPLE INN BUILDINGS NORTH AND SOUTH AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 335 AND 336, HIGH HOLBORN

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCity and County of the City of LondonLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 01-Feb-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 453240

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History

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Details

TQ31SINW HIGH HOLBORN 627-0/1/10197 (South side) 14/05/74 Nos.335 AND 336 Staple Inn Buildings North and South and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: CAMDEN HIGH HOLBORN (South side) Nos.335 AND 336 Staple Inn Buildings North and South)

GV II

Offices. c1903 with later shop, by Alfred Waterhouse. Red brick with terracotta dressings and granite faced ground floor. Slate roof Jacobean style. High Holborn frontage (NO.335) 5 storeys and attic. 3 window bays with 2 lights each under a gable with dormer and scrolled pediment. Irregular 12 bay return. Polygonal corner turret with pedimented loops, arched openings at 4th floor level and slated and lead pinnacle with gabled windows. C20 ground floor shop front. Transom and mullion windows; the 2nd, 3rd, & 4th storeys with pilaster and cornice treatment with enriched aprons below attic and 3rd & 4th storeys. No.336 similar to No.335 with 2 storeys, 4 bay extension at north end with hall at first floor level with pedimented windows and bracketed parapet above, and added ground floor windows below. Segmental bowed entrances with Doric columns in antis. South elevation to Staple Inn with terracotta plaque dated 1901 between 2 windows at ground floor level, a 4-light oriel over, the top storey having 3 square-headed lights in arched openings under a gable with slit light. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought iron ratings to areas. Formerly listed in the LB of Camden. Since 1 April 1994 Staple Inn has been part of the City of London.



Listing NGR: TQ3113281585

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31129 81587

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