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Latitude: 51.5445 / 51°32'40"N
Longitude: -0.1027 / 0°6'9"W
OS Eastings: 531663
OS Northings: 184551
OS Grid: TQ316845
Mapcode National: GBR P0.2H
Mapcode Global: VHGQT.5FKT
Entry Name: Numbers 17 and 18 and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 29 September 1972
Last Amended: 30 September 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 368830
Location: Islington, London, N1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Mary's
Built-Up Area: Islington
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Islington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ3184NE COMPTON TERRACE
635-1/46/337 (East side)
29/09/72 Nos.17 AND 18
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Terraced houses. 1803-9. Developed by Henry or Jacob Leroux.
Brick, stucco and roofs of slate. Three storeys over basement,
three windows each with entrance bays to either side.
Round-arched entrance to no 17 with reeded doorcase and
panelled door of original design; two upper storeys of
two-window range in the entrance wing which, by comparison
with no 20, seem to have been added; entrance to no 18
round-arched, in two-storey single-bay wing. Ground-floor
windows round-arched and set back under a round-arch with
gauged brick head, linked by stucco springing band; stucco
sill band to first floor. First- and second-floor windows
flat-arched; cornice; round-arched dormers in mansard roof to
no 17, stacks to party walls. Area railings with spearhead and
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).
Listing NGR: TQ3166384551
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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