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Description: Port of London Authority's Warehouses
Port of London Authority's Warehouses and Boundary Walls to M
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199419
OS Grid Reference: TQ3340581546
OS Grid Coordinates: 533405, 181546
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5171, -0.0787
CUTLER STREET El
Port of London Authority's
Warehouses and boundary
walls to Middlesex Street
and New Street
TQ 3381 NW 5/53
TQ 3381 NE 6/53
TQ 3381 SW 11/53
TQ 3381 SE 12/53 4.1.50.
Late C18. Large, irregular group of buildinsgs round enclosed and partially enclosed
courtyards. Mainly 6 storeys, the top one an addition. Pinkish/yellow brick with
occasional dressings of Portland stone. Window arches mainly flat. Timber framing
to tiers of loading doors with modern gantries etc. Parapet to slated roof.
Elevations to Devonshire Square and to New Street with more stone dressings especially
latter which has been considerably spoilt by alteration. Southwest elevation of
central block, facing Cutler Street entrance, of some distinction with arcaded
ground storey of stone, cornice below 4th storey and large clock bracketed from
1st floor. Interiors of timber construction with 2 rows of columns, those to the
lower storeys well finished with moulded caps and bases etc. Thin cast iron columns
support added top storey which has Queenpost roof trusses of timber. High, panelled
wall to Middlesex Street and New Street.
Listing NGR: TQ3340581546
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Source: English Heritage
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