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Area Railings at No 2 Christchurch Rectory, Tower Hamlets

Description: Area Railings at No 2 Christchurch Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 206010

OS Grid Reference: TQ3379181787
OS Grid Coordinates: 533791, 181787
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5192, -0.0731

Location: Fournier Street, Poplar, Greater London E1 6QE

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

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side)
29.12.50. No 2 (Christchurch Rectory)
- Area railings at No 2
TQ 3381 NE 14A/393
Early C18. Designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor with the adjacent Christ Church. Brown
brick with red brick dressings and stucco parapet above stone dentilled cornice.
3 storeys, basement and attic with pedimented dormer windows. 4 windows, recessed
sashes with glazing bars under segmental arches. Stone door surround with architrave,
frieze and cornice. Staircase has twisted balusters. Area railings.

The Great Synagogue forms a group with Nos 1 to 39 (odd), Nos 2 to 20 (even)
and No 84 (The Ten Bells Public House) and with Christ Church, Commercial
Street, and Nos 57 & 59 Brick Lane, and No 2 Wilkes Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3379081786

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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