Description: 8, Kingsbury Square
Date Listed: 4 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 319234
OS Grid Reference: SU0977431157
OS Grid Coordinates: 409774, 131157
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0797, -1.8618
5409 KINGSBURY SQUARE
No 8 (formerly
listed as No 12)
SU 0931 5/7 4.8.51.
Mid C18. 2 storeys and attic, symmetrical like a dolls house. Red brick
header bond on stone plinth; rustic quoins, voussoir lintels. Stone band
over ground floor and stone eaves cornice. Tiled roof with hipped dormer
in centre, 2-light casement, and brick chimney to left hand gable. 3 windows
on 1st floor, 2 on ground floor with flush frames, glazing bar sashes.
Central 6-panel door (raised and fielded panels) with stop-fluted sides
and lintel, cut brackets to moulded pediment. Tile hung gable end to south.
Interior: through-passage interrupted by modernisation. Good early-mid
C18 fireplace with bolection frieze, egg and dart surround, garlands and
imbricated brackets to front room; similar fireplace with plain frieze now
at rear on 1st floor (formerly in front 1st floor room which has bold plaster
Listing NGR: SU0977431157
Source: English Heritage
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