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Numbers 8-31 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnsbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5423 / 51°32'32"N

Longitude: -0.1085 / 0°6'30"W

OS Eastings: 531264

OS Northings: 184299

OS Grid: TQ312842

Mapcode National: GBR M1.S9

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2HGH

Entry Name: Numbers 8-31 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368576

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnsbury

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew Barnsbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/52/85 (South side)
29/09/72 Nos.8-31 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


24 terraced houses. c. 1836-1837. Yellow and multi-coloured
stock brick set in Flemish bond with ground-floors of stucco
lined as ashlar and stucco dressings; Welsh-slate gabled
roofs, nos. 8 and 9 with tile roofs and no. 27 with artificial
slate roof, all with party-wall brick stacks. Side-hall
entrance plan. Neo-classical style. Symmetrical terrace with
slightly projecting central bay (nos. 16-24) of 2 storeys,
basement and no. 10 with attic, two windows each. Low steps
rise to doorway (nos. 12-20, 22-25, and 27-31 with original
panelled doors) with fluted quarter columns, carrying
corniced-head and (nos. 8-24) with curved and radial fanlight,
(nos. 25-27) Gothic style fanlight and (nos. 28-31)
Neo-classical style patterned fanlight. Round-arched
ground-floor 8/8 sashes with curved glazing bars in the Gothic
style. Stucco sill band and gauged brick flat arches to upper
full-length 6/6 sashes with iron balconies. Parapet with stone
coping; nos. 16-18 with stucco freize, cornice and parapet,
no. 19 with stucco freize and parapet. No. 10 with roof
dormer. Attached cast-iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ3124284292

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