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52, St John's Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, Islington

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Latitude: 51.523 / 51°31'22"N

Longitude: -0.1041 / 0°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 531629

OS Northings: 182159

OS Grid: TQ316821

Mapcode National: GBR N8.S6

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.4ZVB

Entry Name: 52, St John's Square

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208838

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369310

Location: Islington, London, EC1V

County: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Clerkenwell

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/74/810 (North side)
29/09/72 No.52
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.51 & 52)


Terraced houses, now offices. 1806-7. Yellow brick set in
Flemish bond, roof of slate. Four storeys, two-window range to
right-hand house, one-window range to left. Ground floor has
wooden frontage with a pair of entrances either side of a
cantilevered bay window with curved corners; the entrances
have cornices, overlights with decorative glazing, and
panelled doors of original design to the outer entrances; they
are flanked by pilasters supporting a fascia and dentil
cornice which breaks forward round the bay. The left-hand
house has single tripartite windows to both floors, with
segmental arches; the right-hand house has flat-arched windows
with gauged brick heads and 8/8 sashes of original design to
both floors; parapet; round-arched dormers; mansard roof,
stacks to party wall.

Listing NGR: TQ3163682168

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

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