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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 4 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, WALL AND LAMP

List entry Number: 1378979

Location

NUMBER 4 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, WALL AND LAMP, 4, THE GROVE

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: 10-Jun-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 478342

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2887SW THE GROVE 798-1/5/1607 (West side) 10/06/54 No.4 and attached railings, wall and lamp

GV II*

Detached house. c1688 built by William Blake; some later alterations. Red brick, heavily repointed, with plain brick band at 1st floor level. Tiled roof with dormers and moulded wooden eaves cornice. 2 storeys, attic and semi-basement. 4 windows. Wooden doorcase with shaped brackets to hood; overlight and panelled door. Segmental arches to flush framed sashes with exposed boxing. INTERIOR: not inspected but noted to retain good original panelling and staircase. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings to areas. Attached wrought-iron railings, possibly Edwardian replicas of early to mid C18 type, on low brick wall to forecourt. Gateway with lamp overthrow having Windsor type lantern. HISTORICAL NOTE: this is the least altered of the six Blake houses in The Grove. (Survey of London: Vol. XVII, The Village of Highgate, Part I: London: -1936: 77-94; RCHME: London, Vol. II, West London: London: -1925: 90).







Listing NGR: TQ2817887276

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Title: Inventory of the historical monuments in London Volume 2 West London excluding Westminster Abbey - Date: 1925 - Page References: 90
  2. Article  Reference - Title: The Village of Highgate The Parish of St Pancras Part 1: Volume 17 - Date: 1936 - Journal Title: Survey of London - Page References: 77-94

National Grid Reference: TQ 28180 87276

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