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Christchurch Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Highbury East, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5522 / 51°33'8"N

Longitude: -0.0986 / 0°5'54"W

OS Eastings: 531925

OS Northings: 185417

OS Grid: TQ319854

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.XGT

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.77QX

Entry Name: Christchurch Vicarage

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368968

Location: Islington, London, N5

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Highbury East

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church Highbury Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


ISLINGTON

TQ3185SE HIGHBURY GROVE
635-1/38/458 (West side)
29/09/72 No.157
Christchurch Vicarage

GV II

Detached house. 1875-6. Dressed Kentish ragstone with Bath
stone dressings and roof of Welsh slate. Three storeys over
basement, irregular fenestration. The front to Highbury Grove
reads as two wings, one of three storeys, the other of two and
set a little back, both under hipped roofs, and there is
another, gabled wing to the west. Shallow gabled porch to
Highbury Grove in the right-hand wing with pointed-arched
entrance deeply recessed with panelled door and overlight;
single-storey bay window to left-hand wing with flat-arched
window of four lights with chamfered mullions and transoms;
upper windows for the most part have mullions with chamfer
stops; full dormer to right-hand wing; west wing entirely
blank to north with coped gable and corniced stack to apex.
(Eric Willatts: Streets with a story. The book of Islington:
London: 1986-).


Listing NGR: TQ3192585417

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