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Brown Bear Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitechapel, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5114 / 51°30'41"N

Longitude: -0.0685 / 0°4'6"W

OS Eastings: 534130

OS Northings: 180934

OS Grid: TQ341809

Mapcode National: GBR XD.RC

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.R8MP

Entry Name: Brown Bear Public House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065148

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206064

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitechapel

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St George-in-the-East

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

LEMAN STREET E1
1.
4431
(East Side)
No 139 (Brown Bear
Public House)
TQ 3480 22/758
II GV
2.
Early C19 facade. Stock brick, roof not visible. Parapet, but 3 northern bays
have a painted cornice, frieze and architrave with band below covering parapet
and below this plain rendered pilasters extend from 1st floor sill to eaves between
each of 3 northern bays. Side bay remains unornamented. 3 storeys, 4 windows
of which southern window is over rear carriageway. All flat gauged arches to
windows except those of 1st floor. Centre has bracketed pediment outer windows
with architraves. Ground floor has cornice above and pilasters carried down at
the sides. Part of original glass remains with brass letters on sills and brass
rails inside.

Nos 137 to 141 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3413080934

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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