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Gunmakers Company Hall and Proof House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Gunmakers Company Hall and Proof House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205869

OS Grid Reference: TQ3413381302
OS Grid Coordinates: 534133, 181302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5147, -0.0683

Location: B134, Poplar, Greater London E1 1LP

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 1LP

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 46 to 50 (even)
(Gunmakers Company
Hall and Proof House)
TQ 3481 15/468
No 46 Hall. 1872. Stock brick with stucco dressings. 2 storeys, 5 windows.
Central entrance with coat of arms above. Court Room etc.
Proof House. Nos 48 and 50. 1826. Robert Turner Cotton architect. No 48, brick
bays marked by stone pilasters. Entablature and blocking course. 1 storey, 3
bays. Entrance in centre and 1 blank window each side. Blank attic above central
bay. Doorway with architrave, consoles and segmental pediment. Paved yard at
rear with proof sheds etc. No 50. Yellow stock brick with stucco cornice and
blocking course. 3 storeys, 2 windows, recessed and arched on ground floor (see
"Builder" 8.10.1920).

Listing NGR: TQ3413381302

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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