BENSON BUILDING, ABUTTING WESLEY'S CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207690
Date first listed:
29-Sep-1972
Statutory Address:
BENSON BUILDING, ABUTTING WESLEY'S CHAPEL, CITY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BENSON BUILDING, ABUTTING WESLEY'S CHAPEL, CITY ROAD

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Islington (London Borough)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ3282182286

Details

ISLINGTON

TQ3282SE 635-1/76/258 29/09/72

CITY ROAD (East side) Benson Building, abutting Wesley's Chapel

GV II

Reading room, parlour, library etc. 1880, presumably by Charles Bell. The building abuts the single-storey wing north of the Chapel, and presents only a range of windows to the forecourt. Yellow brick with stucco dressings, roof obscured by parapet. Three storeys, five-window range. Ground-floor windows round-arched with archivolts and springing band; sill band to first and second-floor windows which are segmental-arched, also with archivolts and springing band. Cornice and blocking course. (Information from Philip Temple, Survey of London).

Listing NGR: TQ3282182286

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
368757
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: 04 Sep 2001
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