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Numbers 34-40 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5339 / 51°32'1"N

Longitude: -0.1006 / 0°6'2"W

OS Eastings: 531838

OS Northings: 183373

OS Grid: TQ318833

Mapcode National: GBR P4.KB

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.6PNZ

Entry Name: Numbers 34-40 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368911

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


635-1/65/410 (North side)
Nos.34-40 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Terraced houses. c.1845. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco, roof obscured by parapet. Three storeys over basement,
two windows each. The houses form a symmetrical group, the two
end houses projecting slightly. Basement and ground floor
stuccoed, ground floor decorated with banded rustication on
nos 37 and 39, otherwise smooth, with traces of scoring as
ashlar. Steps up to segmental-arched entrance with moulded
stucco architrave and doorway in recessed segmental-arched
panel; simple doorcase with cornice and overlight. Nos 34 and
40 have side entrances with panelled doors of original design.
Ground-floor windows round- arched; sill band terminating the
stucco at first-floor level; upper windows flat-arched with
moulded stucco architraves; cornice and iron balconies to
first-floor windows. Sashes of original design with radiating
glazing bars to ground floor, to nos 34 and 36 (ground and
first floors), 37 (first floor), 38 (first floor), 39 (first
and second floors), 40 (ground and first floors). Moulded
stucco cornice and blocking course. Stacks to party walls.
Cast-iron railings to area.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).

Listing NGR: TQ3183883373

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