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Lloyd House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.5293 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.1117 / 0°6'41"W

OS Eastings: 531085

OS Northings: 182845

OS Grid: TQ310828

Mapcode National: GBR M5.2Y

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.0TTH

Entry Name: Lloyd House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 August 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369122

Location: Islington, London, WC1X

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 Holy Redeemer

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/68/605 (West side)
27/08/57 No.11
Lloyd House & attached railings


Semi-detached linked villas, now one house (Lloyd House). In
street leading into Lloyd Square from north. c.1833. By John
Booth, and his son, also John, Surveyors for the Lloyd Baker
Estate; William Joseph Booth, another son, architect. Gold
stock bricks set in Flemish bond with stucco dressings, and
stucco pediment over pair; Welsh slate gabled roofs; end and
centre brick stacks. Restrained Greek Revival style. Side-hall
entrance plan to linked bay of each house. Two-storeys with
basement; 2 windows each including recessed 1-window entrance
bay coupled as link. Low steps rise to deeply recessed stucco
entrance with antae supporting entablature. Architraved
round-arched doorway to left with corniced-head, elaborate
patterned fanlight and pair of panelled doors; door to right
blocked and altered C20. Architraved sashes throughout:
ground-floor with 6/6 and 1st floor various casement sashes;
1st floor recessed balconied links with narrower sashes. Plain
stucco 1st floor storey band and stucco band beneath pediment;
stucco parapet with stucco coping or blocking course to 1st
floor recessed link. Attached cast-iron railings with urn
(The Squares of Islington: Cosh, M: The Squares of Islington
Part I: Finsbury and Clerkenwell: Islington: 1990-: 57-58).

Listing NGR: TQ3108582845

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