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The Grubb Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5368 / 51°32'12"N

Longitude: -0.1086 / 0°6'31"W

OS Eastings: 531273

OS Northings: 183680

OS Grid: TQ312836

Mapcode National: GBR M3.R8

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2MFS

Entry Name: The Grubb Institute

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368807

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


635-1/58/314 (West side)
29/09/72 The Grubb Institute
(Formerly Listed as:
The Elizabeth Whitelaw Reid Club)


Former school, now offices. 1830. Stucco, roof of late C20
tiles. Two storeys, three windows, double-fronted. The main
block is flanked by angle buttresses with two offsets and
pinnacles now lacking, and the centre of this block is also
framed by buttresses carried up above the parapet but also
lacking pinnacles. All openings have deep embrasures and lack
hoodmoulds. Central entrance under a four-centred arch; two
windows either side with straight-sided pointed arches;
moulded storey band formerly including a panel over the
entrance; three windows to first floor with four-centred
arches and small-paned casements; moulded parapet, gabled over
entrance; hipped roof; side stack to south. Single-storey
wings to both ends, that to the north with an entrance under a
four-centred arch.

Listing NGR: TQ3127383680

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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