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Numbers 147-165 (Odd) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5419 / 51°32'30"N

Longitude: -0.1137 / 0°6'49"W

OS Eastings: 530906

OS Northings: 184239

OS Grid: TQ309842

Mapcode National: GBR L1.MG

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.ZH7V

Entry Name: Numbers 147-165 (Odd) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368958

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Caledonian

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


635-1/51/448 (West side)
Nos.147-165 (Odd)
and attached railings


Five pairs of semi-detached linked villas. c.1850. Brown and
yellow stock brick set in Flemish bond with channelled stucco
ground floors and dressings; slate hipped roofs with
projecting eaves and brick centre stacks. Side-hall entrance
plan. Three storeys and some attics; 2 windows each (no. 165
with entrance in return and others with ground-floor deeply
recessed linked entrance bays). Ground-floor round-arched
entrance to outer bay (most with simple architraves): steps
rise to panelled door with plain fanlight surmounted by stucco
cornice. Some with original balustrade over entrance bay and
others with various C20 additions to upper floors of entrance
bay. Ground floor with 4/4 sashes with cast-iron window
guards. Brick upper storeys with stucco quoins, architraves
and 1st floor sill band. First floor full-length sashes with
console-bracketed cornices, 2-bay iron balcony railings and
iron brackets. Nos. 163-165 altered and no. 165 with entrance
to right return in Huntingdon Street. Attached iron railings.

Listing NGR: TQ3090684239

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