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13-19, Colebrooke Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5326 / 51°31'57"N

Longitude: -0.1031 / 0°6'11"W

OS Eastings: 531667

OS Northings: 183228

OS Grid: TQ316832

Mapcode National: GBR N4.ZS

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5QBZ

Entry Name: 13-19, Colebrooke Row

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368809

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Prebend Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/65/316 (East side)
29/09/72 Nos.13-19 (Consecutive)


Terraced houses. 1837. Developed by William Watkins, probably
designed by J.W.Griffith. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco dressings, roof obscured by parapet. Four storeys over
basement, two windows each. The houses form a symmetrical
group, no 16 projecting as a centrepiece and nos 13 and 19 as
pavilions. Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the ground
floor scored as ashlar with quoins to projecting parts.
Segmental-arched entrance to nos 13-18 with moulded stucco
archivolt and continuous springing band; fluted pilaster
jambs, cornice, fanlight and panelled doors of original
design. Entrance to no 19 in porch to side, now with almost no
mouldings, overlight. Ground-floor windows to nos 14-18
round-arched with an archivolt of chamfered rustication;
windows to nos 13 and 19 flat-arched and tripartite with
cornices on consoles; stucco terminates with sill band to
first floor. All upper windows have gauged brick heads;
first-floor windows round-arched to nos 13, 16 and 19,
flat-arched to the rest, cast-iron balconies with decorative
railings; sill band to second-floor windows which are
flat-arched with cast-iron balconies; cornice and blocking
course double as sill band to attic storey which has
flat-arched windows with gauged brick heads. Sashes of
original design, with radiating glazing bars to round-arched
windows to nos 13 (ground and first floors), and 14-19.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).

Listing NGR: TQ3166783228

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