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Number 67 and Attached Wall and Gate Piers to Highbury New Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Mildmay, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5522 / 51°33'8"N

Longitude: -0.0923 / 0°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 532362

OS Northings: 185429

OS Grid: TQ323854

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.Z9N

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.C72X

Entry Name: Number 67 and Attached Wall and Gate Piers to Highbury New Park

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368982

Location: Islington, London, N5

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Mildmay

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Augustine Highbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3285SW HIGHBURY NEW PARK
635-1/39/471 (West side)
No.67
and attached wall and gate piers to
Highbury New Park

GV II

Detached house. 1856-61. Developed by Henry Rydon and probably
designed by Charles Hambridge. Yellow brick set in Flemish
bond with dressings of red brick, stucco and stone; roof of
Welsh slate. Three storeys over basement, three-window range.
Steps up to porch with stilted, pointed-segmental arch in
single-storey wing set back to left: foliage impost band,
chamfered arch probably of stone, with gauged brick head over;
porch parapet renewed. Two-storey bay to main front: two
linked ground-floor windows with stilted, segmental-pointed
arches, probably of stone, foliage impost band, and shared
balcony with window guards; three linked windows to first
floor with pointed arches flanked by pilasters and engaged
columns with foliage capitals, the columns carrying elaborate
hollow-moulded stucco archivolts under heads of alternating
red and yellow brick; cornice band to coped parapet to bay;
second-floor windows deep set under shouldered arches of stone
set under a pointed arch of red and yellow brick with carving
in the tympanum, and foliage impost bands; the windows set
under two shallow gables, the rest with boxed eaves to hipped
roofs with side stacks. Two pairs of stuccoed and panelled
gate piers with cornices and balustraded wall between, the
inner right-hand pier truncated.
(London Journal: T.F.M.Hinchcliffe: 'Highbury New Park. A
nineteenth-century middle-class suburb': London: 1981-:
29-44).


Listing NGR: TQ3236185428

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