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Brown Bear Public House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Brown Bear Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206064

OS Grid Reference: TQ3413080934
OS Grid Coordinates: 534130, 180934
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5114, -0.0685

Location: 139 A1202, Poplar, Greater London E1 8EY

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 8EY

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 139 (Brown Bear
Public House)
TQ 3480 22/758
Early C19 facade. Stock brick, roof not visible. Parapet, but 3 northern bays
have a painted cornice, frieze and architrave with band below covering parapet
and below this plain rendered pilasters extend from 1st floor sill to eaves between
each of 3 northern bays. Side bay remains unornamented. 3 storeys, 4 windows
of which southern window is over rear carriageway. All flat gauged arches to
windows except those of 1st floor. Centre has bracketed pediment outer windows
with architraves. Ground floor has cornice above and pilasters carried down at
the sides. Part of original glass remains with brass letters on sills and brass
rails inside.

Nos 137 to 141 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3413080934

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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