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The Owl and Hitchhiker Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5604 / 51°33'37"N

Longitude: -0.1238 / 0°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 530151

OS Northings: 186282

OS Grid: TQ301862

Mapcode National: GBR FP.9G4

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.S1WM

Plus Code: 9C3XHV6G+5F

Entry Name: The Owl and Hitchhiker Public House

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369017

Also known as: Half Moon Public House
Edward Lear Public House
Owl & Hitchhiker, Upper Holloway
Owl & Hitchhiker

ID on this website: 101298039

Location: Tufnell Park, Islington, London, N7

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St George's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Tufnell Park St George

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Pub

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/05/2018

TQ 3086 SW

No. 471, The Owl and Hitchiker Public House

(Formerly listed as The Edward Lear Public House, previously listed as Half Moon Public House)

Public House. c1860. Brick with render and painted stone dressings. Stone dressings. Slate roof with ridge and end stacks. Three storeys; three-window range. Tripartite sashes with elaborate surrounds and alternate triangular and segmental pediments. Arcaded ground floor with ironwork above recessed entrance. Second floor has tripartite sash flanked by 2/2 sashes under segmental heads.

INTERIOR: open plan with cast-iron columns with Corinthian capitals. Elaborately carved bar fittings with much engraved glass. Room to rear with recessed niche and stage.

Listing NGR: TQ3015186282

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