Greater London North - London

A historic pub interior of some regional importance

Listed Status: II

82 Islington High Street
London, Islington
N1 8EQ

Tel: (020) 7713 1835

Email: york@nicholsonspubs.com

Website https://www.nicholsonspubs.co.uk/restaurants/london/theyorkislingtonlondon

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheYorkBar

Real Ale: Yes

Lunchtime Meals: Yes

Evening Meals: Yes

Nearby Station: Essex Road

Station Distance: 1100m

Public Transport: Near Railway Station (Essex Road) and Bus Stop

Bus: Yes

View on: Whatpub

Late 18th or early 19th century three storey pub with a frontage of c1900 when it was refitted internally. The ground floor of the exterior has polished granite including Corinthian pilasters and a colourful relief-moulded tiled panel of c.1900 on the Duncan Street side. Originally split into four separate rooms it is now L-shaped with a vestibule on the Duncan Street side having some good etched glass panes and a screen remains of the vestibule on the Islington High Street side. It still retains a c.1900 bar back fitting facing two sides with embossed coving and some decorative mirror-glass, bur with modern shelving. The bar counter is also from c.1900 but it has a modern top and on the far left it appears to have been shortened as the bar back here has no counter in front of it.

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