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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 1-3 AND 6-9 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1245868

Location

NUMBER 1-3 AND 6-9 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 1-3 AND 6-9, ST KATHERINES PRECINCT

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: 14-May-1974

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477943

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2882SE ST KATHARINE'S PRECINCT 798-1/82/1513 Nos.1-3 AND 6-9 (Consecutive) 14/05/74 and attached railings

GV II*

Domestic collegiate buildings of the Royal Hospital of St Katharine, now private dwellings. 1828-1828. By Ambrose Poynter. Grey brick with stone dressings. Symmetrical composition comprising 2 similar blocks (Nos 1-3 & 6-8) linked to The Danish Church, The Pastor's House and St Katharine's Hall (qqv) by an arcaded screen wall. EXTERIOR: each block of 3 storeys and attics. No.9 in the form of a porter's lodge, fronting the Park and attached to No.8. Main blocks with 3 windows; Nos 1 & 8 with canted oriel windows and sculptured coats of arms on returns facing the Park. Four-centred arched doorways with fanlights and panelled doors. 3-light sash windows with stone architraves and mullions; 1st floor with hoodmoulds. Stone 1st floor sill string. Similar string above 2nd floor windows; stone-capped parapet forming gables to attics with 2-light windows. Slated roof with tall moulded brick Tudor style chimneys appearing between the gables. No.9, L-shaped lodge. Grey brick with stone dressings. Slated pitched roofs with stepped brick eaves. 3-light windows with stone architraves and mullions on gable ends. Porch in angle with pointed arches and round arch on columns. To right, a brick chimney-stack rising from the ground floor beyond the roof line, with stone pedimented sculptured coat of arms at eaves level. Stone string following line of gable on ends. INTERIORS: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings to Nos 6-9 areas. (Survey of London: Vol. XIX, Old St Pancras and Kentish Town, St Pancras II: London: -1938: 101-115).





Listing NGR: TQ2861083296

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), 101-115

National Grid Reference: TQ 28618 83296

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