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Prospect of Whitby Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Tower Hamlets, London

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Latitude: 51.5072 / 51°30'25"N

Longitude: -0.051 / 0°3'3"W

OS Eastings: 535355

OS Northings: 180496

OS Grid: TQ353804

Mapcode National: GBR J9.PT2

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.2CCY

Entry Name: Prospect of Whitby Public House

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206332

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W

County: London

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

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Listing Text

4431 (South West Side)
TQ 3580 23/821 No 57 (Prospect of Whitby
Public House)
II 29.12.50
Original building said to be circa 1520 but north-west, or front, elevation refaced
early C19. Yellow brick, roof not visible. 3 storeys, 3 windows. Architraves
to recessed sashes with glazing bars. return or south-west elevation in imitation
stone now painted white. Flush frame window. River elevation has hooded balcony
with needled balustrade. Interior much altered but some C18 dado panelling on
1st floor. Included principally for historic associations and as a surviving
riverside inn.

No 57 (The Prospect of Whitby Public House), Pelican Stairs and the London
Hydraulic Power Company's Pumping Station form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3535580496

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

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