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Department of Health and Social Security, Tower Hamlets

Description: Department of Health and Social Security

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205941

OS Grid Reference: TQ3763281003
OS Grid Coordinates: 537632, 181003
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5112, -0.0181

Location: 133 E India Dock Road, Poplar, Greater London E14 6DA

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 6DA

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Listing Text

(North side)
No 133 (Dept of Health and
Social Security)
TQ 3780 25/680
TQ 3781 18/680
Circa 1840. Stucco facade, roof not visible. 2 storeys and basement, 17 bays.
Lower windows with round arches, some blind. Recessed central 5 bays include
panelled door. Flanking pavilion and wing on each side.
Originally built as a seamen's home by Richard Green.

No 133 and its piers form part of a group with Pope John House, the piers and
walls to Poplar Recreation Ground and the Memorial in the Recreation Ground

Listing NGR: TQ3763281003

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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