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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 1 TO 7 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS AND LAMP HOLDER

List entry Number: 1322066

Location

NUMBERS 1 TO 7 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS AND LAMP HOLDER, 1 TO 7, GREAT ORMOND 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-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477631

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ3082SE GREAT ORMOND STREET 798-1/96/664 (South side) 24/10/51 Nos.1-7 (Odd) and attached railings and lamp-holder (Formerly Listed as: GREAT ORMOND STREET Nos.1-15 (Odd))

GV II*

4 terraced houses. c1710-15, restored c1980 by Donald Insall & Associates for Rugby Estates. No.1: built by J Ritchbell, J Walker and J Hiron. Brown brick with red brick dressings. 2nd and 3rd floor refaced in multi-coloured stock brick. 4 storeys and basement. 3 windows. Wooden Doric doorcase with fluted pilasters carrying entablature; square-headed radial patterned fanlight and panelled door. Gauged red brick flat arches to flush frame sashes with exposed boxing. Parapet. INTERIOR: not inspected but noted to retain panelling and staircase with spiral balusters. Nos 3, 5, 7: altered. Built by J Cooper and E Chapman. Brown brick with red brick dressings. 3rd floor rebuilt in multi-coloured stock brick. 4 storeys and basements. 3 windows each. Wooden Doric doorcases with fluted pilasters carrying entablature; square-headed radial patterned fanlights and panelled doors. No.7 with fine carved, foliated brackets and hood. Gauged brick flat arches to sash windows; No.3 with flush frames and exposed boxing, No.5 recessed with exposed boxing and No.7 recessed. Moulded stone bands at 1st and 2nd floor levels. Stone cornices at 3rd floor level. Parapets. INTERIORS: not inspected but noted to retain panelling and original staircases, No.3 with spiral balusters and carved brackets. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn and torch flambe finials to areas; No.7 with cast-iron lamp-holder.



Listing NGR: TQ3066882068

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30677 82072

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