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8 and 9, Manor Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Finsbury Park, London

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Latitude: 51.5613 / 51°33'40"N

Longitude: -0.1201 / 0°7'12"W

OS Eastings: 530408

OS Northings: 186387

OS Grid: TQ304863

Mapcode National: GBR FP.BDQ

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.V0WY

Plus Code: 9C3XHV6H+GX

Entry Name: 8 and 9, Manor Gardens

Listing Date: 20 June 1974

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369131

ID on this website: 101298019

Location: Tufnell Park, Islington, London, N7

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Finsbury Park

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mark Tollington Park

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Double house

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635-1/21/614 (North side)
20/06/74 Nos.8 AND 9
(Formerly Listed as:


Semi-detached houses, now part of health and community centre.
Early C19. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond, roofs of Welsh
slate. Three storeys over basement, three-window range. Steps
up to flat-arched entrance in the slightly recessed outer bay,
with stucco surround of pilasters but entablature now missing;
the doorcase has panelled pilasters with cornice, sidelights,
and overlight with decorative glazing, and panelled doors of
original design. All windows with gauged brick heads, those to
ground floor round-arched, those to first floor flat-arched;
6/6 sashes of original design to all windows except
westernmost first-floor, which is blank; ground-floor windows
with radiating glazing bars; boxed eaves; hipped roof with
dormers and stacks to party walls. These houses match nos 6-7
Manor Gardens (q.v.) and like them were used for the North
Islington School for Mothers from 1913.
The North Islington School for Mothers was founded in 1913 and
was a pioneering organisation in voluntary social work in the

Listing NGR: TQ3040886387

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