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Numbers 1 to 6, 8 to 24a (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, Islington

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Latitude: 51.5321 / 51°31'55"N

Longitude: -0.1009 / 0°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 531826

OS Northings: 183177

OS Grid: TQ318831

Mapcode National: GBR P4.HY

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.6RJB

Entry Name: Numbers 1 to 6, 8 to 24a (Consecutive) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 20 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369362

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: 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


635-1/65/834 (East side)
20/01/94 Nos.1-6, 8-24A (Consecutive)
and attached railings


Terraced houses. c.1840. Developed by James Rhodes, and built
by William Beckingham, John Wilson and Thomas Allen. Yellow
brick set in Flemish bond, stucco, roof obscured by parapet.
Two storeys over basement, two windows each except 24A, which
has one. Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the ground floor
decorated with banded rustication. Round-arched entrance with
pilasters, some reeded, mostly panelled, cornice, fanlight,
and panelled doors of original design to nos 1, 2, 8 and 20.
Ground-floor windows round-arched. Stucco terminates with
first-floor sill band. First-floor windows flat-arched with
gauged brick heads. Sashes of original design, with radiating
glazing bars to ground floor, to ground floor of nos l, 3-6,
13-17, 18 (ground floor), 19, 20 (ground floor), and 22.
Stucco cornice and parapet. Stacks to party walls. Mansard
roof with two dormers to no 14, roof extensions to nos 1, 18
and 23. No 24A much rebuilt. Cast-iron railings to area.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).

Listing NGR: TQ3182683177

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

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