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33-42, Claremont Square and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.531 / 51°31'51"N

Longitude: -0.1093 / 0°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 531242

OS Northings: 183033

OS Grid: TQ312830

Mapcode National: GBR M5.LC

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2S17

Entry Name: 33-42, Claremont Square and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368760

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Clerkenwell St Mark

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


Nos.33-42 (Consecutive) and attached railings


Terrace of ten houses on eastern side of square. 1821-1828. By William Chadwell Mylne, Surveyor to the New River Estate; restored c.1970 by Andrews Sherlock, architects.

Gold and brown stock bricks set in Flemish bond with banded stucco ground floors; artificial-slate mansard roofs with dormer, brick party-wall stacks. Side-hall entrance plan with staircase. Three storeys, basement and attic; two windows each. Steps rise to elliptical-arched entrances on left: doorway with pilaster (Nos. 33-34 and 36-37), attached Doric columns (No. 35) and fluted 1/4 column (Nos. 38-42) jambs carrying corniced-head, twin-panelled door (Nos. 33-37 and 42 C20) and fanlight (No. 33 patterned original; others C20). Ground-floor 6/6 sashes; gauged-brick flat arches to upper floors. First floor with stucco sill band to 6/6 full-length sashes set in arched recesses linked by stucco impost bands; individual iron-bracketed balconies with Gothic patterned iron railings. Second floor 6/6 sashes. Plain parapets with brick string course
and stone coping. Attached iron area railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ3124283033

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

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