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Number 12 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.5295 / 51°31'46"N

Longitude: -0.1117 / 0°6'42"W

OS Eastings: 531079

OS Northings: 182866

OS Grid: TQ310828

Mapcode National: GBR M5.2W

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.0TSC

Entry Name: Number 12 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 August 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369123

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 Holy Redeemer

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/68/606 (West side)
27/08/57 No.12
and attached railings


Double fronted villa. In street leading into Lloyd Street from
the north. c.1832. By John Booth, and his son, also John,
Surveyors for the Lloyd Baker Estate; William Joseph Booth,
architect. Gold stock bricks set in Flemish bond with stucco
dressings, and stucco pediment; roof obscured by pediment but
roof extension to right side, right end-wall brick stack.
Restrained Greek Revival style. Centre-hall entrance plan.
Two-storeys with basement; projecting pedimented 3-window
range. Low steps rise to deeply recessed stucco entrance with
antae supporting entablature. Architraved doorway with
patterned rectangular overlight and panelled door with central
roundel. Architraved 6/6 sashes throughout: 1st floor sashes
with cornices. Plain stucco 1st floor storey band, stucco
cornice, blocking course and stucco band beneath pediment.
Rebuilding and patching-in to left and right-hand return walls
and to upper floor. Attached cast-iron railings with acorn
(The Squares of Islington: Cosh, M: The Squares of Islington
Part I: Finsbury and Clerkenwell: Islington: 1990-: 57-58).

Listing NGR: TQ3107982866

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