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Limehouse District Library, Tower Hamlets

Description: Limehouse District Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205882

OS Grid Reference: TQ3655781081
OS Grid Coordinates: 536557, 181081
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5122, -0.0335

Location: Wharf Lane, Poplar, Greater London E14 7HG

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 7HG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Limehouse District
TQ 3681 17/617
1900. Messrs Clarkson architects. Originally Passmore Edwards Library.
White stone and yellow brick. 2 storeys, basement and attic. 5 windows, end
bays advanced. Ground floor of rusticated white stone with vermiculated quoins,
cornice above. Outer upper bays of yellow brick with engaged side pillars under
stone cornice and stone coped Flemish gable. Ground floor windows, round headed
casements with fanlights, above, casements with mullions and transom flush with
adjoining masonry.

Listing NGR: TQ3655981072

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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