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82 and 84, St John Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5219 / 51°31'18"N

Longitude: -0.1016 / 0°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 531803

OS Northings: 182039

OS Grid: TQ318820

Mapcode National: GBR P8.BM

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.604M

Entry Name: 82 and 84, St John Street

Listing Date: 13 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369286

Location: Islington, London, EC1M

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Bunhill

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3182SE ST JOHN STREET
635-1/74/790 (East side)
13/05/75 Nos.82 AND 84

GV II

Two terraced houses, now offices. Early C18. Yellow brick set
in Flemish bond on no 82 and header bond on no 84, stucco,
roof obscured by parapet. Four storeys, four windows each.
Ground floor divided into four bays by panelled wooden
pilasters and incorporating works entrance and double doors of
late C18 design; moulded stucco cornice, with brackets at
either end of c.1900. Upper windows flat-arched with heads of
gauged red brick, those to no 84 recessed but set within thick
frames, which are segmental-arched on the first floor; stucco
storey band between second and third floors; parapet.
The interior has remains of former workshop buildings on the
ground floor, in the form of cast-iron columns, and possibly
also the galleried and toplit form of the rear building. On
the first floor, the north and south front rooms are panelled
with modillion cornices, eared chimneypieces and, in the south
room, a cast-iron grate; the back room to the south is
panelled with a part moulded and part dentil cornice, and
eared chimneypiece. The staircase to no 84 is of mid-C18 date
with paired turned balusters.


Listing NGR: TQ3182082044

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

Description


ISLINGTON

TQ3182SE ST JOHN STREET
635-1/74/790 (East side)
13/05/75 Nos.82 AND 84

GV II

Two terraced houses, now offices. Early C18. Yellow brick set
in Flemish bond on no 82 and header bond on no 84, stucco,
roof obscured by parapet. Four storeys, four windows each.
Ground floor divided into four bays by panelled wooden
pilasters and incorporating works entrance and double doors of
late C18 design; moulded stucco cornice, with brackets at
either end of c.1900. Upper windows flat-arched with heads of
gauged red brick, those to no 84 recessed but set within thick
frames, which are segmental-arched on the first floor; stucco
storey band between second and third floors; parapet.
The interior has remains of former workshop buildings on the
ground floor, in the form of cast-iron columns, and possibly
also the galleried and toplit form of the rear building. On
the first floor, the north and south front rooms are panelled
with modillion cornices, eared chimneypieces and, in the south
room, a cast-iron grate; the back room to the south is
panelled with a part moulded and part dentil cornice, and
eared chimneypiece. The staircase to no 84 is of mid-C18 date
with paired turned balusters.


Listing NGR: TQ3182082044

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