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Warehouses Including Vaults, Tower Hamlets

Description: Warehouses Including Vaults

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 206275

OS Grid Reference: TQ3413380613
OS Grid Coordinates: 534133, 180613
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5085, -0.0686

Location: E Smithfield, Poplar, Greater London E1W 1 E1W 1YB

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1W 1YB

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Listing Text

4431 Warehouses
(Nos 1 to 5 consec) including vaults
TQ 3480 22/770 29.12.50
Circa 1804. D A Alexander architect. Western end of No 1 Warehouse has a 2 storey
pedimented addition of 1911 in stock brick with stone dressings.
Warehouses, yellow stock brick with stone cornice and blocking course (mostly
replaced by brick parapet). White stone band at 1st floor height. Massive rusticated
white stone plinth. 4 storeys; segmental arches to recess windows, some partially
bricked in and smaller windows inserted, glazing bars. Springings Nos 2 to 5
for intended vault (not built) to connect at 1st floor level with Pennington Street
Warehouses (qv).

The listed building and walls etc of The London Docks form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3413380613

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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