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Latitude: 51.5312 / 51°31'52"N
Longitude: -0.0223 / 0°1'20"W
OS Eastings: 537276
OS Northings: 183219
OS Grid: TQ372832
Mapcode National: GBR K3.C18
Mapcode Global: VHGQV.KSK1
Entry Name: Fairfield Match Works
Listing Date: 27 September 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065190
English Heritage Legacy ID: 205968
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E3
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: Bow East
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Paul Old Ford
Church of England Diocese: London
FAIRFIELD ROAD E3
Nos 3 and 4 at
Fairfield Match Works
TQ 3783 7/56
Later C19. Consists of the gatehouse at the southern end, and a pair of cottages.
Red brick with some blue banding. Slate roof with cresting. Gatehouse, 2 storeys,
oriel bay over entrance with carved brick plaques underneath. Porch with corner
pillar. Cottages, irregular plan. 2 storeys, unbarred sash windows in advanced
gabled ends. Large decorative chimneys. Large gothic terracotta arched doorway.
Bas relief of boat on sea with "Security" written below.
The buildings and wall of the listed part of Fairfield Match Works form a group
important in both the social and economic history of Bow.
Listing NGR: TQ3727683219
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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