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

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History

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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

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