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23, Carleton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.554 / 51°33'14"N

Longitude: -0.1306 / 0°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 529704

OS Northings: 185562

OS Grid: TQ297855

Mapcode National: GBR FP.MS3

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.P6BH

Entry Name: 23, Carleton Road

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368689

Location: Islington, London, N7

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St George's

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Tufnell Park St George

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/27/198 (North side)
29/09/72 No.23


Detached house. Mid-to-late C19. Probably by George Truefitt.
Yellow brick set in Flemish bond with dressings of red brick
and stone or stucco. Three storeys, four-window range.
Flat-arched entrance set far back in a two-storey entrance bay
to the left: the front of the bay projecting slightly and
carried on two engaged columns with foliage capitals and
cambered head of gauged red brick; round-arched window above
with head of gauged red brick, and courses of red brick in the
wall below; stepped gable with stone ball finial echoing that
of the main front: this has a two-storey bay to the front with
windows set in groups of three, flat-arched with heads of
gauged red brick and foliage capitals to front face only of
the dividing piers; courses of red brick; dentil brickwork to
coped parapet with scrolled decorative ironwork; second-floor
windows flat-arched and set back under a round arch of red and
yellow gauged brick, the tympanum filled with gauged red
herringbone brickwork; crow-stepped gable of two stages, the
first of five steps, the second of seven, with ball finials at
the beginning of each stage and an apparently mis-shapen
finial at the apex; side stack.

Listing NGR: TQ2970485562

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