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Ten Bells Public House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Ten Bells Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205912

OS Grid Reference: TQ3370781807
OS Grid Coordinates: 533707, 181807
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5194, -0.0743

Location: Commercial Street, Poplar, Greater London E1 6LP

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 6LP

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 84 (Ten Bells
Public House)
TQ 3381 NE 14A/367
Founded 1666 but present building mid C19. Stucco facade. Eaves cornice with
balustraded parapet above. Roof not visible. 4 storeys with angled corner. Facade
to Fournier Street of 2 windows, alternate round headed and triangular pediments
to 1st and 2nd floor windows, bands between. Pilasters to sides and angles of
building. Ground floor has polished granite pilasters with stuccoed capitals
and end stops. Corner door behind fluted pillars with composite capitals. Similar
facade to Commercial Street has 3 windows. Inside Commercial Street entrance
is a fine coloured C19 tiled plaque showing an C18/C19 street scene.

The Drinking Fountain and Trough, and the 5 Bollards form a group with Christ
Church and the Ten Bells Public House.

Listing NGR: TQ3370781807

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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