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16, Alwyne Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Canonbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5444 / 51°32'39"N

Longitude: -0.0972 / 0°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 532045

OS Northings: 184546

OS Grid: TQ320845

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.BK

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.8FGY

Entry Name: 16, Alwyne Place

Listing Date: 20 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368494

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Canonbury

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Canonbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3284NW ALWYNE PLACE
635-1/47/8 (East side)
20/09/54 No.16

GV II

Terraced house. Late C17/early C18 and possibly earlier; early
C19. Purplish and yellow brick set in Flemish bond with red
brick dressings and stucco; roof of tiles so far as visible.
Street front three storeys over basement, three bays wide and
possibly a late C17 or early C18 refronting of an earlier
building. Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the ground floor
with banded rustication and two flat-arched windows with
moulded architraves; band between floors. Windows to upper
storeys have cambered arches of gauged red brick and frames
set almost flush with outer face of wall; sash windows, the
central first-floor sash a C20 replacement. Parapet. The
entrance is set in a single-storey wing, possibly of C18 or
early C19 date, but much reworked and connected with the front
screen wall of no 14.
INTERIOR: first-floor front room has a fine wooden fireplace
with an eared architrave and mantelshelf, panelled dado,
architrave to door and dentil cornice; first-floor back room
has cornice and marble fireplace of C19 date with cast-iron
grate; staircase with turned newels and stick balusters from
the first half-landing up to the second floor; second-floor
back room has wooden fireplace with mantelshelf of late C18 or
C19 date.


Listing NGR: TQ3204584546

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