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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 6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, WALL AND LAMP

List entry Number: 1378981

Location

NUMBER 6 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, WALL AND LAMP, 6, 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: 478344

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2887SW THE GROVE 798-1/5/1609 (West side) 10/06/54 No.6 and attached railings, wall and lamp

GV II*

Semi-detached house. c1688 by William Blake, altered. Red brick with plain brick band at 1st floor level; lighter red brick dressings. Tiled roof with round-arched dormers and moulded wooden eaves cornice with block brackets. 2 storeys. 4 windows and single window C20 addition to right. Wooden doorcase with shaped brackets and hood; panelled door and overlight. Segmental arches to flush sashes with exposed boxing. INTERIOR: not inspected but noted that this was the last house to be built by Blake and may not have been panelled. Noted to retain early C18 staircase. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached wrought-iron railings on low brick wall. Gateway with lamp overthrow and Windsor type lantern. (Survey of London: Vol. XVII, The Village of Highgate, St Pancras I: London: -1936: 77-94; RCHME: London, Vol. I, West London: London: -1925: 90).





Listing NGR: TQ2817787308

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Village of Highgate The Parish of St Pancras Part 1: Volume 17 , (1936), 77-94
Other
Inventory of the historical monuments in London Volume 2 West London excluding Westminster Abbey, (1925)

National Grid Reference: TQ 28177 87308

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