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Number 8 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5692 / 51°34'9"N

Longitude: -0.1412 / 0°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 528924

OS Northings: 187229

OS Grid: TQ289872

Mapcode National: GBR DT.YXK

Mapcode Global: VHGQL.HTQF

Entry Name: Number 8 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 20 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369021

Location: Islington, London, N6

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Junction

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew, Whitehall Park

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/5/510 (South side)
20/09/54 No.8
and attached railings


Terraced house. Mid-C18. Plum brick with red brick dressings,
roof obscured by parapet. Three storeys over basement,
three-window range. Flat-arched entrance, the doorcase having
panelled reveals, cornice, decorative fanlight and panelled
door of original design; wood prostyle porch with palm-leaf
capitals, vases and arabesques to frieze and dentil cornice.
All original windows with heads of gauged red brick; two
narrow windows flanking the porch and a single-storey C19
canted bay window to ground floor; first floor has two
Palladian windows to either side with narrow flat-arched
window between, perhaps reflecting original arrangement of two
narrower houses thrown into one; likewise to second floor:
lunette windows with narrow flat-arched window between and one
flat-arched window inserted; recessed unwindowed wing to
right. Parapet; side stacks. Railings to basement steps with
spearhead finials.

Listing NGR: TQ2892487229

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