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Numbers 14 to 24 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5294 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.1097 / 0°6'34"W

OS Eastings: 531224

OS Northings: 182859

OS Grid: TQ312828

Mapcode National: GBR M5.JX

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1TWF

Entry Name: Numbers 14 to 24 (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369249

Location: Islington, London, EC1R

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


ISLINGTON

TQ3182NW RIVER STREET
635-1/68/728 (North side)
29/09/72 Nos.14-24 (Consecutive)
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
RIVER STREET
Nos.14-25 (Consecutive))

GV II

Terrace of 11 houses. In street leading into Myddelton Square
from the west. c.1828. William Chadwell Mylne, Surveyor to the
New River Estate. Yellow stock brick set in Flemish bond with
banded stucco ground-floor and stucco dressings; Welsh and
artificial slate mansard roofs to nos. 20-23, others obscured,
brick party-wall stacks. Side-hall entrance plan. Three
storeys (2 storeys to no. 24) with basement; 2 windows each.
Symmetrical terrace: no. 18 to centre includes carriageway and
breaks forward slightly. Steps rise to round-arched
architraved entrance to left: doorway with attached fluted
Doric columns carrying corniced-head, fanlight (nos. 14-16,
19-23 patterned) and original panelled door to nos. 16, 18-19,
21-22, 23-24. Gauged brick flat-arched 6/6 sashes throughout;
most ground-floor sashes with curved and radial glazing bars
and margin lights. 1st floor stucco sill band beneath
full-length sashes set in arched recesses and linked by stucco
impost bands and with individual iron balconies. Stucco band
beneath stucco cornice and blocking course; no. 15 altered.
Attached iron railings with urn and acorn finials.


Listing NGR: TQ3122482859

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

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