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West Ham Court House, Newham

Description: West Ham Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 204978

OS Grid Reference: TQ3895284251
OS Grid Coordinates: 538952, 184251
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5401, 0.0022

Location: W Ham Lane, Stratford, Greater London E15 4QS

Locality: Newham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E15 4QS

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Listing Text

6/18 (West Side)


West Ham Court House


Court house.
1884: by Lewis Angell. Yellow brick and some Portland stone. 3 storeys. Six
windows wide arranged in five bays (1:1:2:1:1) with the second and fifth bays
slightly projecting. Rusticated brick to ground floor and quoins. Semi-circular
heads to entrance doorways and recessed windows of ground floor. Flat heads to
tripartite windows in projecting bays, with enriched keystones. Portland stone
string course and cornice forming first floor cill band with Royal Arms centrally
placed in each projecting bay. 1st floor windows all circular headed throughout
with keystones. 2nd floor has single segmental headed windows throughout.
Continuous bracketed stone cornice and blocking course to parapet, breaking
forward over projecting bays. Single recessed bay to left. Brick piers surmounted
by wrought iron lanterns to entrance gates.

Listing NGR: TQ3895284251

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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