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2 to 32, Bethune Road N16, Hackney

Description: 2 to 32, Bethune Road N16

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 April 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 201731

OS Grid Reference: TQ3327387206
OS Grid Coordinates: 533273, 187206
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5680, -0.0785

Location: Bethune Road, Hackney, Greater London N16 5BD

Locality: Hackney
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: N16 5BD

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Listing Text

Nos 2 to 32 (even)
TQ 3337 7/63 6.4.72.

Four symmetrical blocks of 4 mid-late C19 houses in yellow brick with stucco dressings.
2 storeys and attic, 1O windows in each block, the 3rd and 7th being 2-storey canted
bays. Entablature and blocking course above lst floor. Over this a raised attic,
with pitched roof and arcaded windows, well set back. In centre andends the attic
is brought forward flush with front, for 2 bays and finished with bracketed cornice,
In Nos 1-8 and 9-16 there is a raised pediment in place of the central projecting
attic. All these centrepieces are flanked by tall brick chimneys and set back
tall bargeboarded gables with stepped, round headed lights. Plain sash windows,
those on ground and 1st floors with shouldered moulded lintels. The canted bays
have cast iron guards to wide 1st floor cills with paired brackets forming lozenge
panels below, Half-glazed doors and tall fanlights, both with sidelights, the
inner doors of each block paired in paired quasi-classical porch. Matching surround
to outer doors.

Nos 2 to 56 (even) together with the forecourt walls to Nos 2 to 6 (even)
form a group with Nos 24 to 54 (even) Manor Road.

Listing NGR: TQ3327387206

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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