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Number 40-45 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5342 / 51°32'3"N

Longitude: -0.1031 / 0°6'11"W

OS Eastings: 531666

OS Northings: 183405

OS Grid: TQ316834

Mapcode National: GBR P4.06

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5PCR

Entry Name: Number 40-45 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368867

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


635-1/65/369 (West side)
29/09/72 Nos.40-45 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.40-45 (Consecutive)
St John's Convent)


Terraced houses. c.1841. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco, roof obscured by parapet. Four storeys over basement,
two windows each. The houses form a symmetrical group, with
the end houses slightly recessed. Basement and ground floor
stuccoed, the ground floor decorated with banded rustication.
Round-arched entrance with pilaster jambs, cornice and
fanlight. Ground-floor window round-arched; first- and
second-floor windows flat-arched with gauged brick heads;
continuous bracketed balcony with iron railings to first
floor, window guards to second floor. Moulded stucco cornice
with blocking course at the sill level of the third floor
windows which are round-arched with gauged brick heads;
parapet. Sashes of original design, with radiating glazing
bars to ground floor, except for nos 40 (first floor) and 44
(ground floor). Cast-iron railings to area.

Listing NGR: TQ3166683405

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

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