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49-52, Rawstorne Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.5291 / 51°31'44"N

Longitude: -0.1036 / 0°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 531642

OS Northings: 182831

OS Grid: TQ316828

Mapcode National: GBR N6.W1

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5T2P

Entry Name: 49-52, Rawstorne Road

Listing Date: 2 December 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369211

Location: Islington, London, EC1V

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


635-1/69/693 (North West side)
02/12/80 Nos.49-52 (Consecutive)


Terraced houses. 1789-90. Developed by Thomas Rawstorne,
brickmaker. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond, stucco, roofs
obscured by parapet. Three storeys, nos 49-50 one-window
range, nos 51-52 two windows each. No 49 has ground-floor shop
front with pilasters, fascia and cornice; no 50 has ground
floor decorated with modern stucco with banded rustication and
flat-arched entrance with replacement doorcase and overlight;
no 51 has ground and first floors stuccoed and scored as
ashlar, round-arched entrance with impost blocks and cornice;
no 52 has round-arched entrance with simple doorcase and
gauged brick heads. No 50 has one flat-arched window to ground
floor, nos 51-52 have two cambered-arched windows; upper
windows to nos 49-50 flat-arched with gauged brick heads,
those to nos 51-52 have cambered arches with gauged brick
heads; parapet. No 49 has right-hand return to Hermit Street:
one cambered-arched window to each of first and second floors;
in rear two-storey extension are flat-arched windows to each
of ground and first floors, and round-arched entrance with
gauged brick head.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).

Listing NGR: TQ3164282831

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