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Numbers 1 to 16 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5327 / 51°31'57"N

Longitude: -0.1021 / 0°6'7"W

OS Eastings: 531737

OS Northings: 183240

OS Grid: TQ317832

Mapcode National: GBR P4.6R

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5QWW

Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 16 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369419

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Prebend Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/65/888 (South side)
29/09/72 Nos.1-16 (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Terraced houses. c.1840. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco, roof obscured by parapet. Three storeys, two windows
each. Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the ground floor
scored as ashlar. Steps up to round-arched entrance, generally
with moulded stucco architrave, fluted pilasters, cornice and
fanlight. No 1 has flat-arched side entrance flanked by
pilasters and overlight with decorative glazing. Nos 3-4, 8,
10-16 have panelled doors of original design, nos 4-5 have
pilasters slightly bowed in plan with acanthus-leaf capitals,
and decorative glazing to fanlights, and nos 7, 11-12 and 15
also have decorative glazing to fanlights. Ground-floor
windows round-arched. Stucco sill band to first-floor windows.
All upper windows have moulded stucco architraves and
first-floor windows have cornices and balconies, the balconies
to nos 1-5 bracketed. Sashes of original design, with
radiating glazing bars to the ground floor, to nos l, 2 (first
and second floor), 3, 4-5 (with intersecting glazing bars to
ground floor), 6 (ground and first floor), 7-9, 10 (ground
floor), 11, 12 (ground floor), 13, 14 (first floor), 15-16.
Moulded stucco cornice to nos 1-15, parapet upswept between
nos 5 and 6; roof extension to no 15; stacks to party walls.
Cast-iron railings to area.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).

Listing NGR: TQ3173783240

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