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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: CHESTNUT LODGE AND SQUIRES MOUNT

List entry Number: 1378798

Location

CHESTNUT LODGE AND SQUIRES MOUNT, SQUIRES MOUNT

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: 11-Aug-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 478153

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2686SE SQUIRES MOUNT 798-1/17/1494 Chestnut Lodge and Squires Mount 11/08/50

GV II*

Terrace of formerly 4 houses, now 2 residences. c1714, altered; Chestnut Lodge with c1900 Neo-Georgian additions by Horace Field. Brown brick with red brick dressings and floor bands; plain pilaster strips between easternmost houses. Tiled and slated roofs with dormers. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attics and basements. 11 window range (formerly 2:3:4:2) to main (south) front. 2nd house from east end (Squires Mount) with original doorway having wooden architraved doorcase with vermiculated block dressings and keystone, pulvinated frieze and dentil cornice. Other entrances with late C19 Neo-Georgian doorways. Doorway of Chestnut Lodge in 2-storey extension at west end of range. Gauged red brick flat arches to slightly recessed sashes with exposed boxing. Eastern end of Squires Mount with later c1900 ground floor loggia having pilasters flanking French windows and balustraded parapet; return with canted bay windows flanking a French door at ground floor and similar window to 1st floor left. Parapets. INTERIOR: not inspected but noted to retain some panelling. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: original lead rainwater heads and pipes on south front. HISTORICAL NOTE: home of Edwin Field, law reformer, during late C19; at one time Mrs Holts School for Young Ladies.



Listing NGR: TQ2662586197

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National Grid Reference: TQ 26622 86195

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