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Royal Oak Public House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Royal Oak Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206366

OS Grid Reference: TQ3444181678
OS Grid Coordinates: 534441, 181678
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5180, -0.0638

Location: Vine Court, Poplar, Greater London E1 1JE

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 1JE

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side)
No l18 (Royal Oak
Public House)
TQ 3481 15/520
C19, second half. Ebulliently Victorian. Red brick with white stone dressings,
slate roof. 3 storeys with centre portion of 4 storeys with vertical rusticated
stone bands between. Each wing has one window of 3 lights with semi-circular
head to each light. Centre part has 3 separate round headed windows. All 1st
floor windows have shallow arches. All sashes, stone architraves with some mouldings.
2nd floor windows with elaborate cast iron balconies on decorated corbels. Decorated
band between 1st and 2nd floors. Centre top storey window of 5 lights set in
semi-circular head with decorated spandrel motifs above. Figures as pilasters
to sides under cornice and pediment. Side wings have blocking course above cornice
with cast iron balustrade. Ground floor has corbelled fascia board and carriage
entrance to Vine Court under eastern end of building.

Listing NGR: TQ3444181678

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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