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539-541, Liverpool Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5492 / 51°32'57"N

Longitude: -0.1109 / 0°6'39"W

OS Eastings: 531080

OS Northings: 185060

OS Grid: TQ310850

Mapcode National: GBR GK.0QD

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1B76

Entry Name: 539-541, Liverpool Road

Listing Date: 25 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369096

Location: Islington, London, N7

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mary's

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Magdelene and St David Holloway

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/37/581 (West side)
25/09/90 Nos.539-541 (Odd)


Terraced houses. Late C18. Yellow brick, stucco, roofs
obscured by parapet. Three storeys over basement, two-window
range. Basement stuccoed and only slightly below street level;
ground floor of no. 541 also stuccoed with banded rustication.
Steps up to flat-arched entrance with plain stucco architrave
consisting of pilasters with plain entablature and minimal
cornice, pilaster capitals missing on no 541. All windows
flat-arched; no 539 has two windows to ground floor with heads
of gauged red brick; no 541 has one window with moulded stucco
architrave; windows to upper floors have gauged brick heads
except to second floor of no 539; parapet, with much
rebuilding; stacks to party walls.
INTERIOR: : no 539 has a round arch between entrance hall and
staircase with pilasters and archivolt; staircase with turned
newels and stick balusters, altered on second flight between
ground and first floors. Apart from this, only the top floor
of nos 539-41 could be inspected and revealed no original
features of interest.

Listing NGR: TQ3108085060

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

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