SCHOOL OF AUDIO ENGINEERING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1052222
Date first listed:
20-Sep-1954
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Sep-1994
Statutory Address:
SCHOOL OF AUDIO ENGINEERING, CHILLLINGWORTH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
SCHOOL OF AUDIO ENGINEERING, CHILLLINGWORTH ROAD

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Islington (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31035 85193

Details

ISLINGTON

TQ3185SW CHILLINGWORTH ROAD 635-1/37/233 (North side) 20/09/54 School of Audio Engineering (Formerly Listed as: CHILLINGWORTH ROAD St Mary Magdalene Community Hall)

II

Former St James's Church, now recording studios and flats. 1837-8 by H.W.Inwood and E.N.Clifton; extended in 1839, the tower added in 1850. Grey brick, now painted, stone and stucco, roof of artificial slate. Some seven storeys of rebuilding behind the original facade which consists now of an off-centre hexastyle portico with stuccoed Ionic columns, plain entablature, and pediment. To the left of the portico, a tower with flat-arched entrance at the base with eared architrave and cornice on consoles; a cornice runs across the tower from the portico, and above it there is a circular window, now with no dressings, flanked by piers; then the open stage of the tower, square in plan, with paired Ionic antae at the corners, entablature, coped parapet and antefixae. To the right of the portico is an answering bay altered on the ground floor with round-arched window over; cornice and circular window. Attic storeys stepped back, all part of the new building. (Historians' file, English Heritage London Division).

Listing NGR: TQ3103585193

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
368723
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15465/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Adam Watson. Source Historic England Archive
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