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16, St John Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5202 / 51°31'12"N

Longitude: -0.1016 / 0°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 531812

OS Northings: 181853

OS Grid: TQ318818

Mapcode National: GBR P9.B6

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.615X

Plus Code: 9C3XGVCX+39

Entry Name: 16, St John Street

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369275

ID on this website: 101208594

Location: Clerkenwell, Islington, London, EC1M

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Bunhill

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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635-1/77/779 (East side)


Industrial or commercial building. Late C19. Brick now painted
set in Flemish bond with stucco dressings, roof obscured by
parapet. Four storeys over basement, five-window range. Ground
floor of four bays, altered, including a slightly broader
works entry to right; fascia and cornice. Upper windows all
flat-arched with moulded stucco architraves, those to the
first floor having the conceit of architraves moulded as if to
cross above the upper sash though they do not; overlight
flanked by scrolled consoles supporting cornice; monogrammed
cartouche above central window; moulded stucco storey band
with paired consoles at either end; second and third floor
have three windows only with moulded stucco architraves, those
to the second floor having swags to inswept frieze and
cornice; Ionic pilasters flank second and third floors
supporting brackets to either side of plain frieze and
cornice; parapet with central ornate pedimented panel with
crossed keys in low relief; urns on pedestals to either end.

Listing NGR: TQ3181781851

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