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37, 38 and 39, Douglas Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Canonbury, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5434 / 51°32'36"N

Longitude: -0.095 / 0°5'41"W

OS Eastings: 532201

OS Northings: 184441

OS Grid: TQ322844

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.TX

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.9GNP

Entry Name: 37, 38 and 39, Douglas Road

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368860

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: Mildmay Grove St Jude

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3284SW DOUGLAS ROAD
635-1/54/362 (South East side)
Nos.37, 38 & 39

GV II

Terraced houses. c.1855. Developed, and probably designed, by
James Wagstaffe. Yellow-grey brick set in Flemish bond,
stucco, roofs of Welsh and artifical slate. Two and three
storeys over basement, three windows each; no. 38
double-fronted, nos 37 and 39 forming symmetrical wings of
three storeys to two bays, then a two-storey bay set back, and
then a single-storey porch set back again. Basement stuccoed
and decorated with banded and chamfered rustication. Steps up
to entrance, no 38 having doorcase of superimposed pilasters
and entablature with dentil cornice, overlight and panelled
door; nos 37 and 39 have stucco porch with antae, cornice and
blocking course, simple doorcase, overlight and panelled door.
All windows flat-arched. Ground- floor windows to no 38 have
panelled stucco architraves, segmental pediments on consoles
and iron balconies; those to nos 37 and 39 have panelled
stucco architraves and pediments on consoles and iron
balconies to two inner bays, moulded stucco architraves and
cornices on consoles to outer bay, cornice and consoles
lacking on no 37; first-floor windows have stucco architraves,
frieze of paterae and cornice to no 38 and two inner bays of
nos 37 and 39, moulded stucco architrave only to outer bays of
nos 37 and 39, which also have stucco cornice and parapet.
Second-floor windows have moulded stucco architraves; boxed
eaves supported on brackets. Hipped roof, party walls
projecting and carrying stacks.
(Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).


Listing NGR: TQ3220184441

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