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90, Highbury New Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5526 / 51°33'9"N

Longitude: -0.0916 / 0°5'29"W

OS Eastings: 532406

OS Northings: 185472

OS Grid: TQ324854

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.ZHZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.C7DM

Entry Name: 90, Highbury New Park

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207407

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368994

Location: Islington, London, N5

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Mildmay

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Augustine Highbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3285SW HIGHBURY NEW PARK
635-1/39/483 (East side)
No.90

GV II

Detached house. 1856-61. Developed by Henry Rydon and probably
designed by Charles Hambridge. Yellow brick set in Flemish
bond with dressings of red brick and stucco or stone, roof of
slate. Three storeys over basement, three-window range. Steps
up to round-arched entrance in two-storey porch set back to
right: the head of alternating red and yellow brick with an
outer moulding of embattled billets; foliage impost band;
first-floor window to porch wing round-arched with similar
details; machicolated parapet. The main front has a shallow
bay to the basement, ground and first floors. The ground-floor
has a pair of round-arched windows with heads of alternating
red and yellow brick under a moulding of embattled billets,
linked by a foliage impost band; the first floor has three
windows set in a round-arched stucco arcade of panelled
pilasters, foliage capitals and unmoulded archivolt with
pointed extrados; first-floor balcony corbelled out on three
oversailing courses of bricks set at an angle; two
second-floor windows with wedge lintels and chamfered reveals,
the chamfer stopped in the stonework; brick dentils to boxed
eaves; hipped roof with side stacks.
(London Journal: T.F.M.Hinchcliffe: 'Highbury New Park. A
nineteenth-century middle-class suburb': London: 1981-:
29-44).


Listing NGR: TQ3240685472

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