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5 and 6, Albion Square E8, Hackney

Description: 5 and 6, Albion Square E8

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 201712

OS Grid Reference: TQ3376984034
OS Grid Coordinates: 533769, 184034
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5394, -0.0725

Location: Albion Square, Hackney, Greater London E8 4ES

Locality: Hackney
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E8 4ES

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Listing Text

5013 (South Side)
Nos 5 & 6
TQ 3384 24/33 21.8.74.

Symmetrical mid-C19 pair each 2 storeys, attic and basement, 1 window in higher
central block, 1 in narrow set back entrance bay. Low pediment-like gable over
upper entablature on Doric pilasters. Main entablature above 1st floor. Stock
brick with recess on axis, and windows in tall raised panels. Sash windows with
glazing bars, those on 2nd floor in plain stucco surrounds and on 1st floor in
moulded architraves. In side bays paired round headed windows with architraves
and impost blocks. Canted bays through ground floor and basement. 4-panel doors,
with rectangular fanlights, set back in quasi-classical angle porches up 6 steps.

Nos 1 to 12 (consec) form a group with Nos 8 to 16 (even) Albion Drive.

Listing NGR: TQ3376984034

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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