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72-77, Compton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5245 / 51°31'28"N

Longitude: -0.1028 / 0°6'10"W

OS Eastings: 531714

OS Northings: 182321

OS Grid: TQ317823

Mapcode National: GBR P7.2P

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5YJ7

Entry Name: 72-77, Compton Street

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368828

Location: Islington, London, EC1V

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 James Clerkenwell

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3182SE COMPTON STREET
635-1/74/335 (South East side)
29/09/72 Nos.72-77 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
COMPTON STREET
Nos.72-77 (Consecutive))

II

Terraced houses with shops. Late C18 with later alterations.
Brown and yellow brick, roofs obscured by parapets. Three
storeys, nos 72-76 with one window each, no 77 with two.
Ground-floor shop fronts to no 72: pilasters and consoles
supporting dentil cornice to fascia; no 73: pilasters
supporting fascia with egg-and-dart moulding over and deep
cornice; nos 74-5: pilasters and consoles supporting cornice;
no 76: consoles and cornice. Nos 72-6 have broad
segmental-arched windows to both floors with gauged brick
heads and tripartite windows to no 72; no 77 has cambered
arches to both floors; parapet; some stacks to party walls.


Listing NGR: TQ3172382328

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

Description


ISLINGTON

TQ3182SE COMPTON STREET
635-1/74/335 (South East side)
29/09/72 Nos.72-77 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
COMPTON STREET
Nos.72-77 (Consecutive))

II

Terraced houses with shops. Late C18 with later alterations.
Brown and yellow brick, roofs obscured by parapets. Three
storeys, nos 72-76 with one window each, no 77 with two.
Ground-floor shop fronts to no 72: pilasters and consoles
supporting dentil cornice to fascia; no 73: pilasters
supporting fascia with egg-and-dart moulding over and deep
cornice; nos 74-5: pilasters and consoles supporting cornice;
no 76: consoles and cornice. Nos 72-6 have broad
segmental-arched windows to both floors with gauged brick
heads and tripartite windows to no 72; no 77 has cambered
arches to both floors; parapet; some stacks to party walls.


Listing NGR: TQ3172382328

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