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ANNETTE CRESCENT AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ANNETTE CRESCENT AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1025278

Location

ANNETTE CRESCENT AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 246-290, ESSEX ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Islington

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 368883

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ISLINGTON

TQ3284SW ESSEX ROAD 635-1/54/383 (South East side) 29/09/72 Nos.246-290 (Even) Annette Crescent and attached railings

II

Terraced houses. Early to mid-C19. Brick covered with stucco, most roofs obscured by parapet, others of Welsh and artificial slate. Generally three storeys over basement, one window each. The houses form a symmetrical group, with three houses at each end having fronts parallel to Essex Road, the rest forming a shallow crescent with the middle three, nos 266-70, set forward as a centrepiece. Ground floor has banded rustication. All ground-floor openings round-arched and set within a recessed round-arched panel of plain stucco; steps up to entrance with simple doorcase, fanlight, some with decorative glazing, and panelled doors; except no. 246, which has side entrance in Rotherfield Street and now has a simple round-arched entrance, simple doorcase, fanlight and panelled door, and no. 290 which has a round-arched entrance with fanlight in a single-storey porch. Ground-floor windows have 2/8 sashes for the most part. Storey band between ground and first floors, upper storeys scored as ashlar. First- and second-floor windows flat-arched and set in recessed segmental-arched panels of plain stucco; shallow balconies to first-floor windows, mostly replacement; moulded sill band, cornice and blocking course. Dormers in mansard roof to nos 252-8 and 286-90. Railings to areas and flanking entrance steps with spearhead, urn, and ball-and-disc finials to nos 246-64, 280-90, the rest replaced in whole or part.

Listing NGR: TQ3237284288

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32372 84288

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