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Sonning House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Sonning House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206268

OS Grid Reference: TQ3374582564
OS Grid Coordinates: 533745, 182564
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5262, -0.0734

Location: 74 Swanfield Street, Poplar, Greater London E2 7LB

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Sonning House
TQ 3382 8/92
1899. Building has rounded glazed corners to shoulder height. Ground floor of
red brick forms plinth to building. Above, yellow stocks with red brick bands
and dressings. Heavy red brick eaves cornice and slate roof. 4 storeys and dormers.
Corner facades slanted with paired sashes under Flemish style gables. Central
paired gables along facade with further interval gable at each side of these.
16 windows in all, sashes with contemporary glazing bars under flat lintels.
Windows paired under gables. Brick pilasters separate windows between 1st and
3rd floors.

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3374282584

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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