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Numbers 2 to 5 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, Islington

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Latitude: 51.5308 / 51°31'50"N

Longitude: -0.1093 / 0°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 531246

OS Northings: 183017

OS Grid: TQ312830

Mapcode National: GBR M5.MF

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2S2B

Entry Name: Numbers 2 to 5 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369162

Location: Islington, London, EC1R

County: 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


635-1/64/645 (East side)
29/09/72 Nos.2-5 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.2-4 (Consecutive))
(Formerly Listed as:


Four terraced houses. On east side of slope of hill
approaching Claremont Square from the SE. 1828-1829. By
William Chadwell Mylne, Surveyor for the New River Estate.
Yellow stock brick set in Flemish bond with banded stucco
ground-floor and stucco dressings; roofs obscured, party-wall
brick stacks. Side-hall entrance plan. Four storeys with
basement; 2 windows each. Steps rise to elliptical-arched
entrance: doorway with pilaster jambs carrying corniced-head,
plain fanlight and panelled door. 6/6 sashes to ground-floor.
Gauged-brick flat arches to upper floors sashes: 1st floor
stucco sill band beneath full-length sashes set in arched
brick recesses linked by stucco impost bands with individual
cast-iron balconies mostly with Vitruvian scroll and anthemion
pattern to railings. Some rebuilding to upper floors. Plain
brick parapet with stone coping. Attached cast-iron railings
with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ3124683017

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

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