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Area Railings at No 2 christchurch Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Spitalfields & Banglatown, London

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Latitude: 51.5192 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -0.0731 / 0°4'23"W

OS Eastings: 533791

OS Northings: 181788

OS Grid: TQ337817

Mapcode National: GBR W9.QL

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.P27Q

Entry Name: Area Railings at No 2 christchurch Rectory

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206010

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Spitalfields & Banglatown

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church Spitalfields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side)
29.12.50. No 2 (Christchurch Rectory)
- Area railings at No 2
TQ 3381 NE 14A/393
Early C18. Designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor with the adjacent Christ Church. Brown
brick with red brick dressings and stucco parapet above stone dentilled cornice.
3 storeys, basement and attic with pedimented dormer windows. 4 windows, recessed
sashes with glazing bars under segmental arches. Stone door surround with architrave,
frieze and cornice. Staircase has twisted balusters. Area railings.

The Great Synagogue forms a group with Nos 1 to 39 (odd), Nos 2 to 20 (even)
and No 84 (The Ten Bells Public House) and with Christ Church, Commercial
Street, and Nos 57 & 59 Brick Lane, and No 2 Wilkes Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3379081786

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

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