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Numbers 44-50 (Even) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Canonbury, Islington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5416 / 51°32'29"N

Longitude: -0.0974 / 0°5'50"W

OS Eastings: 532038

OS Northings: 184242

OS Grid: TQ320842

Mapcode National: GBR Q1.8J

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.8JC1

Entry Name: Numbers 44-50 (Even) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368669

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 CANONBURY ROAD
635-1/54/179 (North East side)
29/09/72 Nos.44-50 (Even)
and attached railings

GV II

Terraced houses. c.1840. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
roof obscured by parapet. Four storeys over basement, two
windows each. Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the ground
floor decorated with banded rustication. Steps up to
flat-arched entrance, the doorcase consisting of thin
pilasters, cornice and overlight, with broad doors divided
into three vertically. Ground-floor windows flat-arched with
architrave of panelled Doric pilasters, and slightly recessed.
First- and second-floor windows also recessed between brick
pilaster-strips; those on the first floor flat-arched with
piano nobile proportions, Doric impost blocks, entablature and
panel of Greek key ornament above; those on the second floor
round-arched with apron, stucco impost block and archivolt set
against a panel of plain stucco; all first- and second-floor
windows recessed with 6/6 sashes, mostly renewed; stucco
cornice and stuccoed attic storey, the windows in recessed
panels, the subsidiary cornice and blocking course breaking
back and forth. Area railings with torch flambe finials to nos
44-48.


Listing NGR: TQ3203884242

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

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