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Latitude: 51.5049 / 51°30'17"N
Longitude: -0.0674 / 0°4'2"W
OS Eastings: 534227
OS Northings: 180208
OS Grid: TQ342802
Mapcode National: GBR YG.0Q
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.SF7Q
Entry Name: 1-4, WAPPING PIER HEAD E1 (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1260059
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206329
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping
Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Peter London Docks
Church of England Diocese: London
1. WAPPING PIER HEAD E1
(South Side of Wapping
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
TQ 3480 22/779 29.12.50.
1811. Built, with Nos 5 to 10 (consec), as houses for employees of London Docks.
Yellow stock brick with some patching. Stone cornice and brick parapet. Stone
band above ground floor. Stone plinth with segmental arched basement windows
3 storeys and basements, 11 windows including 3 in end bow (1 blank), 3 windows
on southern return. Northern return 4 windows (1 blank) and 1 window on rounded
angle. All sashes with glazing bars. Ground floor windows round arched, recessed
and set in wider brick arch. Gauged flat arches to recessed windows 1st and 2nd
floor. No 1 has di-style Doric porch.
The iron railings and paved roadway of Wapping Pier Head form a group with
Nos 1 to 15 (consec) and No 4½, Town of Ramsgate Public House, Oliver's Wharf
and this section of the wall and entrance to London Docks, and 4 Bollards,
Wapping Old Stairs, Wapping High Street.
Listing NGR: TQ3422780208
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