This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.5571 / 51°33'25"N
Longitude: -0.1809 / 0°10'51"W
OS Eastings: 526202
OS Northings: 185814
OS Grid: TQ262858
Mapcode National: GBR D0.F25
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.T465
Entry Name: Moreton House
Listing Date: 11 December 1969
Last Amended: 11 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1379119
English Heritage Legacy ID: 478485
Location: Camden, London, NW3
London Borough Ward: Frognal and Fitzjohns
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St John Hampstead
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2685NW HOLLY WALK
798-1/26/924 (East side)
11/12/69 Moreton House
(Formerly Listed as:
Detached house, now divided into flats. c1896. By Thomas
Garner. For antiquary & art collector FE Sidney. Rough-cast
with stone dressings. Tiled, gabled roofs with tall stone
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 3-bay, gabled front, the central bay
projecting, the ground floor forming a porch. Cotswold
vernacular Jacobean style. Stone porch in C17 manner with
round-arched entrance flanked by columns on pedestals
supporting an entablature, broken forward over columns;
rectangular openings on returns with baluster mullions. Above
the porch a sculptured heraldic tablet and above the 1st floor
window a sculptured Virgin and Child in an aedicule. 4-light
transom and mullion casements to ground floor, 3 and 4-light
transomed casements to upper floors; all with small leaded
panes. Decorated rainwater heads and pipes dated 1896.
Right-hand return with chimney-stack rising full height of
house and flanked at 3rd floor level by 2 small casements.
Rear elevation with projecting wings having half timbered
gables and transom and mullion windows.
INTERIOR: not inspected but some main rooms noted to survive
including the library.
Listing NGR: TQ2620285814
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings