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54 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, Islington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5217 / 51°31'18"N

Longitude: -0.104 / 0°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 531639

OS Northings: 182017

OS Grid: TQ316820

Mapcode National: GBR N8.TN

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.40WR

Entry Name: 54 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368587

Location: Islington, London, EC1M

County: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

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 BRITTON STREET
635-1/74/97 (North East side)
29/09/72 No.54
and attached railings

GV II

Terraced house. 1720-1723. Developed by Simon Michell and
built by George Greaves. Multicoloured stock brick set in
Flemish bond, with dressings of gauged red brick, some yellow
brick to second floor, and render; roof obscured by parapet.
Four storeys over basement, three-window range. Basement
rendered. Round-arched entrance in left-hand bay with fluted
pilasters, ornate carved brackets, panelled frieze and flat
hood with panelled soffit; fanlight with carved foliage in
spandrels. The ground and first floors have flat-arched
windows with gauged brick heads and frames set almost flush
with the wall; storey bands of gauged brick; second-floor
windows segmental-arched with recessed frames; parapet; dormer
window running the full width of the house. Cast-iron railings
to area.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).


Listing NGR: TQ3163982017

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

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