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Gunmakers Company Hall and Proof House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitechapel, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5147 / 51°30'53"N

Longitude: -0.0683 / 0°4'5"W

OS Eastings: 534133

OS Northings: 181302

OS Grid: TQ341813

Mapcode National: GBR XC.S5

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.R6Q4

Entry Name: Gunmakers Company Hall and Proof House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205869

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

COMMERCIAL ROAD E1
1.
4431
(South Side)
Nos 46 to 50 (even)
(Gunmakers Company
Hall and Proof House)
TQ 3481 15/468
II
2.
No 46 Hall. 1872. Stock brick with stucco dressings. 2 storeys, 5 windows.
Central entrance with coat of arms above. Court Room etc.
Proof House. Nos 48 and 50. 1826. Robert Turner Cotton architect. No 48, brick
bays marked by stone pilasters. Entablature and blocking course. 1 storey, 3
bays. Entrance in centre and 1 blank window each side. Blank attic above central
bay. Doorway with architrave, consoles and segmental pediment. Paved yard at
rear with proof sheds etc. No 50. Yellow stock brick with stucco cornice and
blocking course. 3 storeys, 2 windows, recessed and arched on ground floor (see
"Builder" 8.10.1920).

Listing NGR: TQ3413381302

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