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266 and 268, Stamford Hill N16

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Latitude: 51.5746 / 51°34'28"N

Longitude: -0.072 / 0°4'19"W

OS Eastings: 533706

OS Northings: 187956

OS Grid: TQ337879

Mapcode National: GBR HB.JJW

Mapcode Global: VHGQM.PPT8

Entry Name: 266 and 268, Stamford Hill N16

Listing Date: 20 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426694

Location: Hackney, London, N16

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Springfield

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Thomas Clapton Common

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added;
TQ 3387 7/599 Nos 266 and 268

House, now cafe and offices. Built c1730, with later alterations. Flemish bond
brick with red brick dressings; No 266 rendered over; gabled corrugated iron and
Welsh slate roofs; brick end stacks. 2-unit plan with central staircase. 3 storeys;
5-window range. One-storey shops of c1890 added to front. C18 cambered brick
arches (rendered) over late C19 four-pane sashes and C20 windows to first floor
of No 266; red brick quoins exposed to architraves of No 268. Gauged and moulded
red brick cornice beneath parapet. Mid C19 extensions to rear. Interior of No 266:
complete panelled room of c1730 to right; fine central staircase of c1730 with
ramped handrails, column-on-vase balusters and closed string; panelled walls and
panelled dado with ramped rail to stairhall. c1730 panelled doors and architraves;
c1730 window joinery to first floor; moulded plaster cornices; mid C18 hob grate
to second floor. No 268 noted as having similar interior. Shown on John Rocque's
1745 map of the area; Land Tax registers of 1740-2 refer to "a new house".

Listing NGR: TQ3370687956

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

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