Odeon Cinema, Holloway Road N7 - Islington

Cinema, built as the Gaumont 1937-8, architect C Howard Crane of Chicago. Poor general condition, with cracking and damage to faience. Inappropriate modern shop fronts in poor condition undermine the design aesthetic.

Odeon Cinema, Holloway Road N7 - Islington
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: ODEON CINEMA
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1384986
  • Local Planning Authority: Islington
  • Site Type: Recreational > Music speech and dance venue


  • Building Name: Odeon Cinema
  • Street Name: Holloway Road
  • Postcode: N7
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Islington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Islington North
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Occupied/in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, CA