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109 and 111, Farringdon Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, Islington

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Latitude: 51.5227 / 51°31'21"N

Longitude: -0.1079 / 0°6'28"W

OS Eastings: 531367

OS Northings: 182122

OS Grid: TQ313821

Mapcode National: GBR M8.Y9

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2ZTK

Entry Name: 109 and 111, Farringdon Road

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368893

Location: Islington, London, EC1R

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


635-1/73/393 (West side)
29/09/72 Nos.109 AND 111


Printing Warehouse. 1864-1865. By Henry Jarvis for William
Dickes, chromolithographer. Red brick set in Flemish bond with
painted stone dressings, extensive glazing; roof obscured by
parapet. Fine Venetian Gothic Style. Five storeys; 6-window
range (each with tripartite sashes) all in pointed form.
Windows diminish in height as they go up. 2nd and 3rd storeys
have 2-light windows with colonnettes. Tripartite sashes to
top storey with pierced trefoil decoration to stucco recess
above windows. Pierced parapet with Gothic style balustrade.
Round-arches to ground-floor set beneath pointed archivolts;
bays articulated by engaged columns. Entrance at left end bay
with doors of Gothic design; entrance at right end has been
replaced by window.
(Historians File, English Heritage, London Division: 1990-).

Listing NGR: TQ3136782122

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

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