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Latitude: 51.508 / 51°30'28"N
Longitude: -0.0753 / 0°4'30"W
OS Eastings: 533672
OS Northings: 180545
OS Grid: TQ336805
Mapcode National: GBR WF.7L
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.NC29
Entry Name: The Old Hospital Block and Raised Terrace and Railings
Listing Date: 30 November 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065767
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206501
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, EC3N
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping
Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
THE TOWER OF LONDON
21/886 The Old Hospital Block
and Raised Terrace and
Two houses, now flats. Built in 1718 as houses for Ordnance clerks. Flemish
bond brick; gabled old plain roof; brick ridge and end stacks.
Double-depth plan. 3 storeys with basement and attic; each house of symmetrical
6-window range. Carved brackets to flat hoods with panelled soffits above
segmental-arched 6-panelled (2 glazed) doors. Gauged red brick segmental arches
over mid/late C19 twelve-pane sashes to ground and second floors; similar semi-
circular arches over similar first-floor windows with radiating glazing bars.
Raised string courses beneath second-floor windows and stone-coped parapet.
Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: raised
stone-coped brick terrace to front, including wrought-iron railings with urn
Listing NGR: TQ3367280545
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