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Numbers 3 to 6 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.5294 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.1113 / 0°6'40"W

OS Eastings: 531110

OS Northings: 182856

OS Grid: TQ311828

Mapcode National: GBR M5.5X

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1T0F

Entry Name: Numbers 3 to 6 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369120

Location: Islington, London, WC1X

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Clerkenwell St Mark

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/68/603 (East side)
29/09/72 Nos.3-6 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Terrace of four semi-detached linked villas. In street leading
into Lloyd Square from north. c.1833. By John Booth, and his
son, also John, Surveyors for the Lloyd Baker Estate; William
Joseph Booth, another son, architect. Gold stock bricks set in
Flemish bond with stucco dressings, and stucco pediment over
each pair; Welsh slate gabled roofs, no. 6 obscured by
parapet; centre brick stacks. Restrained Greek Revival style.
Side-hall entrance plan to outer linked bay of each house.
Two-storeys with basement; 3 windows each including recessed
1-window entrance bay coupled as link. Low steps rise to
deeply recessed stucco entrance with antae supporting
entablature, no. 3 surmounted by C20 reproduction iron balcony
railings. Architraved doorway with C20 door and rectangular
overlight; no. 4 sealed from within and exterior door hardware
missing. Architraved 6/6 sashes throughout except to 1st floor
links which have various narrower chamfered sashes with gauged
brick flat arches; nos. 4-6 links altered at 1st floor level.
Stucco moulded storey band to 1st floor. Plain stucco band
beneath pediments; stucco parapet with stucco coping or
blocking course to 1st floor recessed link. Attached cast-iron
railings with fir cone finials.
(The Squares of Islington: Cosh, M: The Squares of Islington
Part I: Finsbury and Clerkenwell: Islington: 1990-: 57-58).

Listing NGR: TQ3111082856

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