History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

East Entrance to the Islington Tunnel of the Regent's Canal, and Flanking Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.5332 / 51°31'59"N

Longitude: -0.1027 / 0°6'9"W

OS Eastings: 531698

OS Northings: 183290

OS Grid: TQ316832

Mapcode National: GBR P4.3K

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5QLJ

Entry Name: East Entrance to the Islington Tunnel of the Regent's Canal, and Flanking Walls

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369422

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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


635-1/65/891 (North side)
29/09/72 East entrance to the Islington
Tunnel of the Regent's Canal, and
flanking walls


Tunnel entrance or portal. 1819-20 by James Morgan, engineer
to the Regent's Canal Company. Brown and yellow brick set in
English bond with stone dressings. Round-arched opening with
banded rustication giving the effect of voussoirs flanked by a
pair of Doric pilasters; brick panel to the parapet; flanking
walls with simple piers at either end.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).

Listing NGR: TQ3169883290

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.