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8 and 9, Alwyne Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Canonbury, Islington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5432 / 51°32'35"N

Longitude: -0.0967 / 0°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 532085

OS Northings: 184420

OS Grid: TQ320844

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.8GRT

Entry Name: 8 and 9, Alwyne Road

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204100

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368499

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Canonbury

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Canonbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3284SW ALWYNE ROAD
635-1/54/13 (North West side)
Nos.8 AND 9

GV II

Semi-detached houses. 1847-9. Developed, and probably
designed, by James Wagstaffe. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond
with dressings of stucco and roof of slate. Three storeys over
basement, three windows each. Basement stuccoed. The entrance
is up steps in a two-storey, outer bay, slightly set back:
flat-arched entrance with pilaster-jambs, cornice, overlight
and panelled door of original design; no 8 has a flat-arched
window over with architrave; no 9 has a round-arched porch
added in front of the entrance, with all its mouldings now
stripped, and the first floor rebuilt over. On the rest of
each house, flat-arched windows to all floors, those to ground
and first floors with architrave and cornice on consoles,
those to second floor with architraves linked to the bracketed
and moulded eaves cornice; hipped roof, stacks to party walls.
No 9 has single-storey C20 extension, set back.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).


Listing NGR: TQ3208584420

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

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