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34-40, Pentonville Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5321 / 51°31'55"N

Longitude: -0.108 / 0°6'28"W

OS Eastings: 531331

OS Northings: 183162

OS Grid: TQ313831

Mapcode National: GBR M4.XY

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2RRC

Entry Name: 34-40, Pentonville Road

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369197

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnsbury

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Silas Pentonville

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3183SW PENTONVILLE ROAD
635-1/64/680 (North side)
29/09/72 Nos.34-40 (Even)

GV II

Four terraced houses, now in commercial use. Set back from
Pentonville Road. c.1820-1830, altered C20. Yellow stock brick
set in Flemish bond with stucco ground-floor lined as ashlar;
roofs obscured by parapet, brick party-wall stacks. Formerly
side-hall entrance plan, now connected commercial showrooms
and offices. Four storeys; 2 windows each. Round-arched
ground-floor openings: doorways altered, nos. 34 and 36
survive with fluted 1/2 column jambs carrying modillioned
corniced-heads, plain fanlights and 6-panelled doors. Altered
1/1 and single plate-glass sashes; stucco sill band to 1st
floor full-length 6/6 sashes with coupled and bracketed
cast-iron balconies (no. 34 removed c.1980) with Gothic-style
railings. Upper floors with gauged-brick flat arches, 1st
floor sashes set in arched recesses. 6/6 2nd floors sashes;
3/3 3rd floor sashes. Plain parapets with coping stone.


Listing NGR: TQ3133183162

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

Description


ISLINGTON

TQ3183SW PENTONVILLE ROAD
635-1/64/680 (North side)
29/09/72 Nos.34-40 (Even)

GV II

Four terraced houses, now in commercial use. Set back from
Pentonville Road. c.1820-1830, altered C20. Yellow stock brick
set in Flemish bond with stucco ground-floor lined as ashlar;
roofs obscured by parapet, brick party-wall stacks. Formerly
side-hall entrance plan, now connected commercial showrooms
and offices. Four storeys; 2 windows each. Round-arched
ground-floor openings: doorways altered, nos. 34 and 36
survive with fluted 1/2 column jambs carrying modillioned
corniced-heads, plain fanlights and 6-panelled doors. Altered
1/1 and single plate-glass sashes; stucco sill band to 1st
floor full-length 6/6 sashes with coupled and bracketed
cast-iron balconies (no. 34 removed c.1980) with Gothic-style
railings. Upper floors with gauged-brick flat arches, 1st
floor sashes set in arched recesses. 6/6 2nd floors sashes;
3/3 3rd floor sashes. Plain parapets with coping stone.


Listing NGR: TQ3133183162

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