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Numbers 40a, 40 and 41 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5438 / 51°32'37"N

Longitude: -0.1009 / 0°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 531787

OS Northings: 184475

OS Grid: TQ317844

Mapcode National: GBR P0.HR

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.6GHC

Entry Name: Numbers 40a, 40 and 41 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 20 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368684

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


635-1/53/194 (North side)
20/09/54 Nos.40A, 40 & 41
and attached railings


Terraced houses. c.1810. Developed by Henry Leroux. Brown
brick set in Flemish bond, stucco, roof obscured by parapet.
Four storeys over basement, two windows each. Basement and
ground floor stuccoed, the ground floor decorated with banded
rustication. Steps up to round-arched entrance with fluted
columns inset and carrying cornice, fanlight with glazing
bars, panelled doors of original design. Ground-floor windows
round-arched. All upper windows flat-arched with gauged brick
heads, those to first floor having piano nobile proportions
and balconies on brackets with iron railings, the windows set
within round-arched recessed panels with gauged brick heads;
some 6/6 sashes to first and second floors; parapet. Cast-iron
railings to area.
(Mary Cosh: Typescript of forthcoming book on the squares of
north Islington).

Listing NGR: TQ3178784475

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