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Netteswell House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Netteswell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206150

OS Grid Reference: TQ3504382967
OS Grid Coordinates: 535043, 182967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5295, -0.0546

Location: B118, Poplar, Greater London E2 9PB

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E2 9PB

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side)
No 5
(Netteswell House)
TQ 3582 10/193
Late C17 with early C18 and later alterations. Brick with stone bands at 1st
and 2nd floor levels. Entrance, or south front, has 2 shaped gables at 2nd floor
terminating in pediments, all with heavy moulded stone coping. Tiled roof. 3
storeys, 4 windows to ground and 1st floor. 2 windows to 2nd floor in gables.
Recessed sashes with red brick dressings and flat arches. Above entrance door
(which now leads to garden) is stone tablet with inscription "Netteswell House
- AD1553 - Remodelled 1705 and 1862". On east side, 1 window and 2 blank panels
to ground and 1st floor with plaster coved eaves.
The present entrance is from Old Ford Road and the house overlooks the grounds
of Bethnal Green Museum (RCHM).

The Terrace, No 5 (Netteswell House) and Nos 15 to 21 (odd) form a group with
the Church and Priory of Our Lady of the Assumption, Victoria Park Square.

Listing NGR: TQ3504382965

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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