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517-523, Liverpool Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5488 / 51°32'55"N

Longitude: -0.1106 / 0°6'38"W

OS Eastings: 531102

OS Northings: 185012

OS Grid: TQ311850

Mapcode National: GBR GK.0SR

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1BCK

Entry Name: 517-523, Liverpool Road

Listing Date: 20 September 1954

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369093

Location: Islington, London, N7

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Holloway

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Magdelene and St David Holloway

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/37/578 (West side)
20/09/54 Nos.517-523 (Odd)
(Formerly Listed as:
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Terraced houses. Nos 517-521 mid-to-late-C18, no 523 early
C19. Brown and yellow brick, roofs obscured by parapet. Three
storeys over basement; nos 517-519 and 523 of two-window
range, no 521 three-window range. Nos 517 and 519 have
entrances from a raised walk and a stuccoed ground floor,
decorated on no 519 with chamfered rustication: flat-arched
entrances with pilasters supporting enriched frieze and
pediment; no 521 has steps up to round-arched entrance with
very complete wooden doorcase of Roman Doric engaged columns
supporting entablature and open pediment with scrolled
decoration to spandrels, and keystone; fanlight and panelled
door of original design; no 523 has steps up to flat-arched
entrance with plain stucco pilasters and cornice on consoles,
overlight and panelled door of original design. Ground-floor
windows flat-arched to nos 517-21, cambered to no 523;
first-floor windows flat-arched, with heads of gauged red
brick to nos 517-521; second-floor windows segmental-arched to
no 517 and flat-arched to nos 519-523, rebuilt to nos 519 and
523; parapet; stacks to party walls. Nos 517 and 521 were
listed on 18/2/70.

Listing NGR: TQ3110285012

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

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