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K Warehouse, St Johns Wharf, Tower Hamlets

Description: K Warehouse, St Johns Wharf

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206324

OS Grid Reference: TQ3491180067
OS Grid Coordinates: 534911, 180067
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5034, -0.0576

Location: Wapping High Street, Poplar, Greater London E1W 2 E1W 1PN

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

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Listing Text


No 112
'K' Warehouse
St John's Wharf


c1870 alterations to earlier C19 four storey stock brick warehouse. Three bay front with parapet coping raised up in 2 gables. Changes in brickwork and blocked windows on the east elevation where there is a cornice below the parapet and the brick string courses on the left hand gabled bay of front indicate a rebuilt of an earlier structure. Front has 2 arched lights in gables. Segmental arched windows otherwise with engineering brick trim painted_ red. Off centre hatch rank with bull nosed engineering brick reveals. Jibbed plate steel' hoist. The riverside elevation isn similar with 2 unequal gables and off centre hatch rank. Workshop 2 storey range built on to west side with splayed end to read with hatch and hoist.

Listing NGR: TQ3486980044

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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