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Latitude: 51.5217 / 51°31'18"N
Longitude: -0.1172 / 0°7'2"W
OS Eastings: 530720
OS Northings: 181986
OS Grid: TQ307819
Mapcode National: GBR K8.VP
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.X0DT
Entry Name: Numbers 23, 24 and 25 and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 24 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113201
English Heritage Legacy ID: 477626
Location: Camden, London, WC1N
Electoral Ward/Division: Holborn and Covent Garden
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St George Queen Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ3081NE GREAT JAMES STREET
798-1/101/661 (West side)
24/10/51 Nos.23, 24 AND 25
and attached railings
Formerly 3 terraced houses, now 2. C20 reconstruction in early
C18 manner. Nos 23/24 now converted into one with a central
doorcase. Yellow stock brick with red brick dressings. Tiled
mansard roofs, No.23/24 with dormers.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, attic and basements.
Nos 23/24 5 windows; No.25, 3 windows. Gauged red brick flat
arches to flush frame 2-pane sash windows. Frames reeded with
roundels. Parapets. No.23/24 doorway with rusticated stucco
surround and reused wooden doorcase with attached Ionic
columns carrying open segmental pediment with pulvinated
frieze and modillion cornice with phoenix in relief in
tympanum, round-arched doorway with panelled jambs, fanlight
and panelled door. Doorcase originally from No.40 Great Ormond
Street (not included).
No.25, reused early C18 wooden doorcase with architraves,
enriched carved brackets carrying dentil hood with panelled
soffit, patterned fanlight and panelled door.
INTERIORS: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron railings with spike
finials to areas. Included for group value and doorcases.
Nos 23 and 24 were listed on 14/05/74.
Listing NGR: TQ3071881985
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