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Latitude: 51.525 / 51°31'29"N
Longitude: -0.1047 / 0°6'16"W
OS Eastings: 531583
OS Northings: 182375
OS Grid: TQ315823
Mapcode National: GBR N7.NJ
Mapcode Global: VHGQT.4XJV
Entry Name: Numbers 17 and 18 and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195752
English Heritage Legacy ID: 369343
Location: Islington, London, EC1R
Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell
Built-Up Area: Islington
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St James Clerkenwell
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ3281SE SEKFORDE STREET
635-1/74/759 (West side)
29/12/50 Nos.17 AND 18
and attached railings
Terraced houses. c.1835. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco, roofs obscured by parapet. Three storeys over
basement, three windows each, double-fronted. All openings
with gauged brick heads. Round-arched entrance, the doorcase
having cornice, moulded archivolt and fanlight with decorative
glazing, no 18 having panelled door of original design.
Ground-floor windows round-arched; sill band to first floor;
upper windows flat-arched, those to first floor set back under
round arches of gauged brick linked by springing bands. Sashes
of original design including intersecting glazing bars to
ground floor, to nos 17 (ground floor) and 18 (ground and
first floors). Parapet has brickwork in emulation of triglyphs
and guttae. Upper storeys apparently rebuilt. Cast-iron
railings to area.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
Listing NGR: TQ3158482374
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