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Wool House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitechapel, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5121 / 51°30'43"N

Longitude: -0.0667 / 0°4'0"W

OS Eastings: 534256

OS Northings: 181017

OS Grid: TQ342810

Mapcode National: GBR YD.53

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.S8M4

Entry Name: Wool House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Last Amended: 26 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205960

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

TQ 3481 15/472
4431

ELLEN STREET E1 (South Side),
No. 75, Wool House

(Formerly listed as Nos 13 and 14 (Wool Warehouse))

II GV

Mid/late C19 warehouse. Stock brick with blue brick dressings. Parapet, central
panelled, short tower feature above centre of Ellen Street facade. (Facades to
Forbes Street and Back Church Lane) 4 storeys and blank panels. 8 bays (2 door
ranks). Windows in round arched full height recesses. All windows with segmental
heads and glazing bars. Back Church Lane facade 20 bays, central tower as on
Ellen Street. Large brown marble doorcase with plain side pilasters and scroll
pediment. 8 panelled doors.

The Wool House forms a group with New Loom House and Chandlery House, Back Church Lane.

Listing NGR: TQ3425681017

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

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