NUMBERS 11-18 (CONSECUTIVE) AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1204415
Date first listed:
29-Sep-1972
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 11-18 (CONSECUTIVE) AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 11-18, ASHBY STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 11-18 (CONSECUTIVE) AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 11-18, ASHBY STREET

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 31799 82664

Details

ISLINGTON

TQ3182NE ASHBY STREET 635-1/69/46 (South side) 29/09/72 Nos.11-18 (Consecutive) and attached railings

GV II

Terraced houses and shops. 1815-1818. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond, stucco, roofs obscured by parapet. Three storeys over basement except no. 12 which lacks a basement, two windows each. No. 12 has a ground-floor shop front with panelled dado, reeded pilasters, fascia, cornice and panelled doors of original design. No. 18 has a later shop front apparently superimposed on early C19 work with reeded pilasters. The basement and ground floor of nos 13-15 stuccoed and scored as ashlar. All openings have gauged brick heads where visible. Round-arched entrance; no. 11 has reeded pilasters, modillion cornice, fanlight with decorative glazing and panelled door of original design; nos 13-14 have simple replacement doorcases, fanlight and panelled doors of original design; nos 15-17 have reeded doorcases, fanlight (blocked to no 15) with decorative glazing to no. 16, and panelled doors of original design. No. 18 has reeded quarter-columns flanking reeded doorcase, fanlight now blocked and panelled door of original design. Ground-floor windows flat-arched except for no. 16 which is cambered. Stucco sill band to first floor; upper windows flat-arched. Cast-iron balconies to first floor of no. 11. 6/6 sashes of original design to nos 11 (first and second floors), 12 (first and second floors) and 16 (ground and first floors). Parapet; stacks to party walls. Area railings with urn and spearhead finials to nos 11 and 17, spike finials to nos 13-16. (Mary Cosh: The Squares of Islington. Part I. Finsbury and Clerkenwell: London: 1990-: P.65.).

Listing NGR: TQ3179982664

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
368533
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Cosh, M, 'The Squares of Islington' in Finsbury and Clerkenwell, , Vol. 1, (1990), 65

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: 11 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/03231/04
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