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Poplar Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansbury, London

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Latitude: 51.5188 / 51°31'7"N

Longitude: -0.0097 / 0°0'35"W

OS Eastings: 538186

OS Northings: 181868

OS Grid: TQ381818

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.26N

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.S26Z

Entry Name: Poplar Public Library

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Last Amended: 22 October 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205801

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansbury

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints Poplar

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-
TQ 3881 19/683 (East side)
II Poplar Public Library

The address shall be amended to read:-

TQ 388119/683
(East side)
Poplar Public Library


(East Side)
Poplar Public Library
TQ 3881 19/683
1904-5 by Squire, Myers and Petch. Faced with white ashlar masonry, slate
roof, balustraded parapet. 2 storeys, dormers, basements, 4 windows in
central recessed part, flanking advanced wings of 1 bay. Giant engaged Ionic pillars between windows, bottom windows have round arched heads and keystones. Rusticated basement. Gabled hood to doorway, with rusticated, engaged pillars
and inner architrave.

Listing NGR: TQ3818681867

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

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