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7, Caledonian Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Holloway, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5313 / 51°31'52"N

Longitude: -0.1213 / 0°7'16"W

OS Eastings: 530408

OS Northings: 183046

OS Grid: TQ304830

Mapcode National: GBR J5.X8

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.VS60

Plus Code: 9C3XGVJH+GF

Entry Name: 7, Caledonian Road

Listing Date: 17 November 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368604

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Caledonian

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew Barnsbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3083SW CALEDONIAN ROAD
635-1/62/113 (West side)
17/11/81 No.7

II

Commercial building. c.1875; refronted c.1900 by W H
Romaine-Walker and Tanner. Lower 2 storeys red brick-fronted
with rubbed and moulded brick details (in C17 artisan
mannerist style); upper 2 storeys tile-hung with fish-scale
tiles varied by bands of plain tiles to emphasize the main
lines; top-floor terracotta window frames; roof obscured. C20
shopfront to centre: doorway set in ear'd architrave with
fanlight and curved pediment above; wide brick carriage entry
to right. Queen Anne revival style. Four storeys; 3-window
range. 1st floor sliding sashes with glazing bars to upper
portion; right side window narrower. Windows divided by
pilaster strip decoration with string course below and frieze
above. Upper floors with big coved cornice broken by
off-centre open pediment. 2nd floor similar. 3rd floor
casement windows set in terracotta frames. Two left casements
joined under single head with ornamental sunflower plaque
between. Overall subtle effects of asymmetry and balance
achieved with limited materials.


Listing NGR: TQ3040883046

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

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