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Fire Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Bethnal Green, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5281 / 51°31'41"N

Longitude: -0.0513 / 0°3'4"W

OS Eastings: 535272

OS Northings: 182817

OS Grid: TQ352828

Mapcode National: GBR J8.HQ4

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.2V6G

Entry Name: Fire Station

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206210

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E2

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Bethnal Green

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John on Bethnal Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

ROMAN ROAD E3
1.
4431 (North Side)
Fire Station
TQ 3582 10/201
II
2.
Late C19. In style of Norman Shaw. Red brick with blue brick and white stone
dressings. Corner sexagonal banded tower. Slate roofs throughout, main one has
crested tiles. Tall chimneys irregularly placed. 3 storeys and 2 ranks of dormers,
lower rank through eaves and gabled, upper rank set in steeply pitched, high,
roof. 3 bays width to Roman Road. Ground floor has 3 shallow moulded white stone
arches over Fire Doors, separated by banded brick and stone buttresses. Above,
decorative red tiles with white stone band at 1st floor sill level. 3 sash windows
paired, under plain stone lintels. Blue brick band below 2nd floor windows which
have red brick gauged arches and blue brick bands above. Stone cornice below
lower dormers. Metal lettering on facade "Fire Brigade Station". Corner block
1 bay, windows in shallow arched brick recesses. Shield.

Listing NGR: TQ3527282817

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