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Salvation Army Hostel, Tower Hamlets

Description: Salvation Army Hostel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206022

OS Grid Reference: TQ3715480650
OS Grid Coordinates: 537154, 180650
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5081, -0.0251

Location: Hertsmere Road, Poplar, Greater London E14 8JG

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 8JG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Salvation Army Hostel
TQ 3780 25/853
1905 by Niven and Wigglesworth. Neo Georgian style. Stock brick with red brick
dressings, steeply pitched hipped slate roof with brick eaves cornice. Cupola
with clock and weather vane. 2 storeys and dormers, 5 windows flanked by advanced
portion with a door each side. Dormers with hipped roofs, below, windows have
moulded architraves, ground floor semi-circular drip moulds above as pediments.
Door bays have flanking pilasters with Ionic capitals and swags above. Entire
ground floor rusticated brick below sill height. Doors with heavily moulded archivolts
with keys. Panelled doors with semi-circular heads.

The listed buildings on the north and south sides of Garford Street are linked
by the C19 roadway surface and form a compact group.

Listing NGR: TQ3715480650

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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