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Porters' House (Former Laundry), Tower Hamlets

Description: Porters' House (Former Laundry)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206098

OS Grid Reference: TQ3371682496
OS Grid Coordinates: 533716, 182496
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5256, -0.0739

Location: 1A Montclare Street, Poplar, Greater London E2 7ET

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Porters' House
(former laundry)
TQ 3382 8/85
1899. Red brick, hipped tiled roof curved to eaves. Paired chimney stacks joined
by arches. Long dormer rank in roof. Wide eaves soffit with modillions and dentil
cornice below. 2 storeys (and dormers) 5 windows, 1st floor 2 light, mullions
and transom with leaded glazing and stucco dressings. Brick string course below
sill height. Ground floor, 2 windows of 6 lights each flanking centre door with
fanlight and Tudor arch. At rear, sexagonal brick boilerhouse chimney rises from
square plinth. Top of chimney has wide stuccoed cornice with band of blind arcading

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3371682496

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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