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Benson House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Benson House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206069

OS Grid Reference: TQ3356682432
OS Grid Coordinates: 533566, 182432
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5250, -0.0761

Location: Ligonier Street, Poplar, Greater London E2 7HH

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E2 7HH

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Benson House
TQ 3382 8/82
1899. Red brick with tiled roof and bracketed eaves cornice. 4 storeys and dormers.
5 storeys under gables and centre 2 bays under hipped roof. 18 windows in all,
sashes, 1, 2 and 3 lights, mostly with segmental arches. 1st to 3rd floor windows,
of gables and centre 2 bays, in shallow brick arches. 4th floor windows have individual
brick arches. Flanking window rank at each side terminates in flat cornice forming
wheeler to gable ends. Blind window above. All dormers have hipped roofs.

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3356682414

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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