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Former Pump House, Tower Hamlets

Description: Former Pump House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 206493

OS Grid Reference: TQ3341880538
OS Grid Coordinates: 533418, 180538
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5080, -0.0789

Location: Petty Wales, Poplar, Greater London EC3R 5 EC3N 4AB

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC3N 4AB

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added
TG 3380
21/890 Former Pump House


Pump house, now shop. 1863, by A Salvin; later additions and alterations. Stock
brick; gabled slate roof; brick stacks. Rectangular-plan engine house and
engine-keeper's quarters to right of accumulator tower. Domestic style with
Gothic influences. 2 storeys. Engine house, of 6-window range including 2 bays
added to right in 1933, has continuous line of projecting gables to reach bay,
supported on corbelled brackets to plain pointed-arched bargeboards; tall
pointed-arched windows forming arcade to ground floor; dentilled string course;
segmental arches over 2-light first floor casements with glazing bars. Accumu-
lator tower to left, of 2-window range, has pointed-arched recesses to first
floor and shallow-pitched roof. Interior: remodelled in C20.

Listing NGR: TQ3341880538

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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