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Numbers 8-12 (Even) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5434 / 51°32'36"N

Longitude: -0.102 / 0°6'7"W

OS Eastings: 531716

OS Northings: 184430

OS Grid: TQ317844

Mapcode National: GBR P0.7X

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5GYP

Entry Name: Numbers 8-12 (Even) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 25 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368635

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mary's

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


635-1/53/146 (North side)
25/02/93 Nos.8-12 (Even)
and attached railings


Terraced houses. Mid-C19. Brown brick, stucco, roof obscured
by parapet. Four storeys above basement, two windows each, but
original entrance of no 10 altered to a window. Basement and
ground floor stuccoed, the ground floor decorated with banded
rustication. Steps up to flat-arched entrance with small
cornice on paired consoles, overlight; ground floor windows
flat-arched with moulded architraves. All upper windows
flat-arched with moulded architraves, first floor having
cornices on consoles and iron balconies, second floor floating
cornices; sashes with margin lights to first and second
floors. Sill band to third floor. Parapet. Stacks on party
walls. Area railings with leaf-and-bud finials.
The interior of no 8 has virtually all its original features:
cast-iron range in basement; staircase to all floors with
wreathed handrail and stick balusters, some missing; the front
and back rooms on the ground and first floors each have
cornice mouldings and ceiling rose, marble mantelpiece and
cast-iron fireplace; on the second floor there are cornice
mouldings in the front room and simpler mantelpieces and cast
iron fireplaces in both rooms; the third floor has small
cast-iron fireplaces; panelled doors and architraves

Listing NGR: TQ3171684430

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

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