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Medical and Dental Students Residence and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5234 / 51°31'24"N

Longitude: -0.134 / 0°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 529551

OS Northings: 182153

OS Grid: TQ295821

Mapcode National: GBR G8.22

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.MZJ0

Entry Name: Medical and Dental Students Residence and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 28 March 1969

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477404

Location: Camden, London, WC1E

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2982SE GOWER STREET
798-1/94/611 (West side)
28/03/69 Nos.119-131 (Odd)
Medical and Dental Students'
Residence and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
GOWER STREET
Nos.115 & 117, 119-131 (Odd)
Medical and Dental Students
Residence)

GV II

Terrace of, originally, 7 individual houses, now converted to
students' residence. c1811-19, altered C20. Darkened stock
brick with some later patching to upper floor. Rusticated
stucco ground floor with plain 1st floor band. 4 storeys and
basements. 2 windows to each former house. Nos 119 & 121
round-arched doorways with flanking, fluted Doric columns
carrying cornice-heads; fanlights and panelled doors. Nos
123-131, round-arched doorways with panelled pilaster-jambs
with lion mask over carrying cornice-head, fanlights (some
patterned) and panelled doors. Nos 127 & 131, doorways
converted for use as windows. Gauged brick flat arches to
recessed sash windows; Nos 119 & 121 with segmental-arched
ground floor windows. Continuous cast-iron balconies to 1st
floor windows (except No.121). Nos 121-131, stucco cornice
band at 3rd floor level. Parapets.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with urn
finials to areas.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXI, Tottenham Court Road and
Neighbourhood, St Pancras III: London: -1949: 80).

Listing NGR: TQ2955182153

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