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Chertsey House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Chertsey House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205719

OS Grid Reference: TQ3367182585
OS Grid Coordinates: 533671, 182585
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5264, -0.0745

Location: Arnold Circus, Poplar, Greater London E2 7JX

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E2 7JX

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Listing Text

Chertsey House
TQ 3382 8/62
1899. Red brick, ground floor glazed with white stone moulded string course above.
Salmon pink banding to brickwork of 2nd and 3rd floors, central gable and chimneys.
Bands increase in width towards top of building. Eaves cornice. Slate mansard
roof. 4 storeys and dormers, 5 storeys under central gable. 9 windows, sashes
with segmental heads and glazing bars. Centre 3 bays under gable with crow stepped
ends and central curved feature. Outer 2 bays become 3-light chamfered oriel
bays between 1st and 3rd floors, with stucco base. Central window in banded arched
recess. 4th floor windows have stucco tympana. Roundel above. Ground floor,
central round arched door with chequered tympanum, short stucco pilasters and
separate narrow side windows. Flanking windows of 3 lights, stuccoed mullions
and surround.

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3367482580

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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