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Passmore Edwards Public Library, Tower Hamlets

Description: Passmore Edwards Public Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206211

OS Grid Reference: TQ3674883384
OS Grid Coordinates: 536748, 183384
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5328, -0.0299

Location: 1 Vernon Road, Poplar, Greater London E3 5LD

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E3 5LD

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 564 (Passmore Edwards
Public Library)
TQ 3683 6/43
1900. S B Russell architect. Red brick, bottom storey tiled, stone banding 1st
floor. Wide eaves, modillion cornice. 2 storeys, basement, and dormers, 3 windows
with Ionic columns between those of 1st floor, sashes with glazing bars, round
windows below. Dormers with triangular and round arched pediments. Clock with
surrounding wrought iron work. Side wall carried up to gable with modillion cornice.
Banded chimney. Plain doorway recess at front, heavily carved door at side.

Listing NGR: TQ3674883384

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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