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1, 2 and 3, Percy Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bloomsbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5179 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.1341 / 0°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 529559

OS Northings: 181538

OS Grid: TQ295815

Mapcode National: GBR GB.11

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.M3GP

Entry Name: 1, 2 and 3, Percy Street

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477736

Location: Camden, London, W1T

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 Giles-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2981NE PERCY STREET
798-1/99/1292 (South side)
14/05/74 Nos.1, 2 AND 3

GV II

3 terraced houses with later shops. 1764-1770, altered. Built
by W Franks and W Reeves. 3 storeys, attics and basements;
No.1 with later C19 4th storey. 3 windows each.
No.1: reddened brick with slated mansard roof and large
dormers (centre dormer segmental headed with tripartite
window. Later C19 ground floor restaurant frontage with stucco
pilasters carrying entablature flanked by consoles with lions
masks. Gauged brick flat arches to recessed 2-pane sashes.
Continuous 3rd floor sill band. Parapet. INTERIOR: not
inspected.
No.2: multi-coloured stock brick with rusticated stucco ground
floor. Slate mansard roof with dormers. Stone 1st floor and
1st floor sill bands and cornice. C20 plate glass shop window.
House/shop entrance round-arched with panelled jambs with
lion-mask stops, cornice head and panelled door. Gauged brick
flat arches to recessed sashes. Parapet. INTERIOR: not
inspected but noted to retain hall with dentil cornice. Open
tread stair with foliated wrought-iron balusters and wreathed
wooden handrail.
No.3: reddened brick with slated mansard roof and dormer.
Rusticated stucco ground floor with stone lst floor and 1st
floor sill bands and cornice. C20 bowed shop window.
House/shop entrance round-arched with pilaster-jambs carrying
cornice head; fanlight and panelled door. Gauged brick flat
arches to recessed sashes. Parapet. INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXI, Tottenham Court Road and
Neighbourhood, St Pancras III: London: -1949: 7-11).

Listing NGR: TQ2955981538

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