Housmans Bookshop  

 
 
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5 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 9DX
 
 
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Open from 10:00 to 18:30 Monday to Friday, 10:00 to 18:00 Saturday
 

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King's Cross Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Euston Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
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Judd Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Crowne Plaza Kings Cross
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  38% off
1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
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17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 10 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
 
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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 15 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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Drink Shop & Do
London > Shopping >
9 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | Same location as Housmans Bookshop
Drink Shop & Do is a unique fusion of design shop and café bar, selling products from emerging designers alongside vintage furniture and home wares. Located ... More
 
 
 
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Lola's Cupcakes, King's Cross
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Northern Ticket Hall, King's Cross St Pancras Station, Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 2 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
 
 
 
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Sourced Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Since opening in August 2009, the UK's first produce market to be located in a train station aims to bring the best from local and artisan ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th August to 24th September 2017
Housmans Bookshop, 8 Angel Mews, N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Works by Josephine Callaghan and Sarah Cameron developed in parallel, looking at contemporary landscape and traditional notions of the term in relation to their interest in ...More
 
 
 
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DesignJunction
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Sep 2017
Housmans Bookshop, Good's Way, Bloomsbury, London N1C | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Held during, and a big part of, the London Design Festival, DesignJunction gives visitors an exciting insight into some of the most innovative products and creations ...More
 
 
 
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Irish Jam Session
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 8pm
Housmans Bookshop, 28 Harrison Street, WC1H | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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King's Cross Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Cnr Of King's Boulevard And Goods Way, King's Cross, London N1C | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A purpose built 1,000-seat theatre, complete with a railway track and platforms, created especially for Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of E. Nesbit's 'The Railway Children'. ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations and with a waterside setting, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place combines the offices of The Guardian ... More
 
 
 
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King's Cross Foot Tunnel
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1 Pancras Square, King's Boulevard, King's Cross, London N1C | 3 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The 90 metre long pedestrian tunnel designed by Allies & Morrison, the architects who designed the masterplan for the entire King's Cross redevelopment, links St Pancras ... More
 
 
 
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Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street
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6-24 Britannia Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 3 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The Gagosian is a cavernous space for exhibitions of the highest calibre. It is a major asset for the regeneration of the King's Cross area. Larry ... More
 
 
 
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London Canal Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12-13 New Wharf Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A trip to the Canal Museum reveals there's more to London's man-made waterways than just enjoying a day out in a narrow boat. You'll learn about ... More
 
 
 
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Camino King's Cross
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
3 Varnishers Yard, The Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Camino - meaning road in Spanish - is born from owner Richard Bigg's love of all things Spanish. This place in Kings Cross does a roaring ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Union
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
246-­250 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
After two successful years serving their signature superfast Roman-style thin and crispy pizza to the Spitalfields crown, Pizza Union comes to King's Cross, with their second ... More
 
 
 
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Bar + Block
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
York Road, N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Promising "high street steak" - that's high-quality steaks at high-street prices - Bar + Block in King's Cross is the first and ... More
 
 
 
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
One of the premier arts colleges in the world, St Martins accepts only a few talented students each year, and is very well regarded in the ... More
 
 
 
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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
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St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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Frame King's Cross
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Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 6 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
With Frame founders Pip Black and Joan Murphy set out to create a fun approach to fitness. What started out as a Shoreditch ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 10 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
 
 
 
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Scala
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Big Chill House
London > Nightlife > Bars
257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
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Criterion Theatre 2 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong - winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy - ...More

 
Annie
Annie
Theatre | Until 18th February 2018 

Piccadilly Theatre 2 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

It's a hard-knock life in 1930s New York during the Great Depression in the feel good, Tony Award-winning musical. Based ...More

 
Thriller Live
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Theatre | Until 1st October 2017 

Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 3 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Michael Jackson's untimely death may have propelled this musical into orbit; Thriller - Live became a tribute show overnight with ...More

 
Comedy Store Players
Comedy | On 24th September 2017 

Comedy Store 3 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

A night of improvisation from Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Neil Mullarkey and Andy Smart....More

The Phantom of the Opera
The Phantom of the Opera
Theatre | Until 3rd March 2018 

Her Majesty's Theatre 3 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Andrew Lloyd Webber's most enduring hit has been running since 1984 and is still as popular with audiences and critics ...More

 
Matisse in the Studio
Matisse in the Studio
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

The Royal Academy of Arts invites you to step into the studio of Henri Matisse this summer, where you'll be ...More

 
Jasper Johns
Exhibitions | Until 10th December 2017 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

The Royal Academy hosts a major Jasper Johns exhibition in 2017, showcasing his work in the Main Galleries show. Regarded ...More

Lesley Garrett And Friends Gala Concert
Concerts | On 24th September 2017 

Haymarket Theatre Royal 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

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The Ferryman
The Ferryman
Theatre | Until 6th January 2018 

Gielgud Theatre 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Following a sold out run at the Royal Court, (the fastest selling show in the theatre's history) Jez Butterworth's The ...More

 
Les Miserables
Les Miserables
Theatre | Until 3rd March 2018 

Queen's Theatre 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Jean Valjean, released on parole after 19 years on the chain gang, finds that the yellow ticket-of-leave he must, by ...More

 

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