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194-224, Cable Street E1, Tower Hamlets

Description: 194-224, Cable Street E1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 205809

OS Grid Reference: TQ3472180898
OS Grid Coordinates: 534721, 180898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5110, -0.0600

Location: Cable Street, Poplar, Greater London E1 0BL

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 0BL

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side)
Nos 194 to 224 (even)
TQ 3480 22/733 22.8.72.
C18, late. Stock brick with parapet. 3 storeys and basement. Majority 2 windows.
Recessed windows, mostly with glazing bars. Wooden doorcases with shaped brackets,
dentilled or reeded cornices, either with plain reveals, arch and flat hood, or
with pediment and festooned frieze.
No 206 as above but visible windows have only vertical glazing bars. Wooden doorcase
with reeded brackets and cornice, arch and flat hood. 6 panelled door.
No 214 has a good early C19 shop front with 4 shaped brackets and segmental fanlight.
No 220. 3 dormers in slate mansard roof. Corbelled brick band below stone coping.
Wide stucco band, with cornice below top floor sills and another band at 1st floor
sill level. 3 windows, modern glazing in original window spaces with segmental
heads. Wood doorcase in centre with stucco surround, open pediment, plain engaged
Doric columns and semi-circular fanlight.
No 200 has coachway entrance to rear on ground floor. Later industrial buildings
at rear of No 200 not listed.

The Dolphin Public House, Nos 192 to 224 (even) and No 230, The Britannia
Public House, The Town Hall & Gate Piers form a well defined group on the
South Side of Cable Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3475880897

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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