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Former Excise Office, Tower Hamlets

Description: Former Excise Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 206443

OS Grid Reference: TQ3720780662
OS Grid Coordinates: 537207, 180662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5082, -0.0243

Location: 1 Hertsmere Road, Poplar, Greater London E14 8SE

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 8SE

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Listing Text

4431 Former Excise Office
TQ 3680 25/859B

1807. By Thomas Morris, resident engineer. Stock brick with stucco dressings
and hipped slate roofs. Two storeys, six bays, 2:2:2, the centre set forward.
The ground floor has been altered, the central doorway replaced by two windows,
modern doors now in bays 2 and 5. Outer arched windows with segiiental pediments
and stucco architraves. Upper floor windows all sashes with glazing bars,
architraves and pediments and cill band. Balustraded parapet with central
vestigial pediment. North elevation 1:3:1 bays. South elevation lowered, two
windows separated by chimney stack. The stucco embellishments are a mid C19

Listing NGR: TQ3720780662

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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