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The Gun Public House, Tower Hamlets

Description: The Gun Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205862

OS Grid Reference: TQ3837679980
OS Grid Coordinates: 538376, 179980
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5018, -0.0077

Location: 21 Coldharbour, Poplar, Greater London E14 9NS

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 9NS

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The Gun Public House
TQ 3879 29/893
C19 facade to earlier building. Street facade of painted brick with rusticated
quoins. Heavy stuccoed eaves cornice with panelled frieze below. Sign board
above cornice. Roof not visible. 2 storeys with 1 storey extension to north:-
of 2 windows width. Main facade also 2 windows, those of 1st floor, sashes with
segmental arched heads and keystones. Large sills with cast iron window box guards.
Above the ground floor, cornice and frieze carried over 1 storey extension. Ground
floor facade, panelled wood with some tiling and painted brickwork.
Side elevation has painted weatherboarding to upper storey.
River elevation of 2 storeys, 4 bays has weatherboarding to upper storey of southern
bay, otherwise channelled rendering.
Interior has spiral staircase with plank panelling. Coved roof and moulding in
upper room, originally more panelling. Said to be associated with Lord Nelson.

Listing NGR: TQ3837679980

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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