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Railings Around Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.531 / 51°31'51"N

Longitude: -0.1097 / 0°6'34"W

OS Eastings: 531216

OS Northings: 183036

OS Grid: TQ312830

Mapcode National: GBR M5.JC

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1SV6

Entry Name: Railings Around Square

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207756

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368762

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


635-1/64/271 Railings around square
(Formerly Listed as:
Railings round reservoir)


Railings around perimeter of square. Mid C19. Bracketed
cast-iron railings with tasselled spear-head standards. The
square was formerly the 'New Reservoir' for the New River
Head, now steeply raised above surrounding streets by
grass-covered mound over the reservoir.

Listing NGR: TQ3121683036

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

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