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Numbers 1b to 16 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5316 / 51°31'53"N

Longitude: -0.1007 / 0°6'2"W

OS Eastings: 531840

OS Northings: 183121

OS Grid: TQ318831

Mapcode National: GBR P5.J4

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.6RMQ

Entry Name: Numbers 1b to 16 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369165

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Prebend Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3183SE NELSON TERRACE
635-1/65/648 (East side)
29/09/72 Nos.1B-16 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
NELSON TERRACE
No.16)

GV II

Terraced houses. 1801-2. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond,
roof of no 16 of artificial slate, otherwise roofs obscured by
parapet. Three storeys over basement, two windows each except
no 1B which has three windows. Round-arched entrance with
gauged brick heads, the doorcase deeply recessed under a
second arch with pilaster jambs;fluted on their inner sides,
and cornice; except that nos 3, 7 and 13 now lack pilaster
jambs, and nos 15 and 16 have pilaster jambs with reeding, and
a modillion cornice to no 16; fanlight, with decorative
glazing to nos 7 and 16, panelled doors of origingal design to
nos 10, 13 and 16. No 16 has a prostyle Doric portico. All
windows flat-arched with gauged brick heads except first and
second floors of no 16 which are cambered. 6/6 sashes of
original design to nos 2 (ground floor), 3 (first floor) and
11 (first floor). Parapet. Stacks to party walls. No 1B much
rebuilt. Cast-iron railings to area railings. Overthrow
lampholder to no 16.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).


Listing NGR: TQ3184083121

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