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Cheshire Street Baths

A Grade II Listed Building in Weavers, London

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Latitude: 51.5243 / 51°31'27"N

Longitude: -0.0653 / 0°3'55"W

OS Eastings: 534316

OS Northings: 182370

OS Grid: TQ343823

Mapcode National: GBR Y7.GR

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.TYBC

Entry Name: Cheshire Street Baths

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205845

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E2

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Weavers

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Matthew Bethnal Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Cheshire Street Baths
TO 3482 9/135
1899. The first building erected under the Baths and Washhouses Acts of Queen
Red brick with white stone banding to upper floor, ground floor rendered and painted.
Coped brick parapet, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 windows, sashes in architrave
surrounds, those of ground floor with pediments. All windows with glazing bars.
Double arched doorway with keystones and 3 light window with mullions and transom
between. Entablature with cornice and architrave extends overall. Frieze above
each door contains decorative moulding with small figures holding name panels.
1 storey western extension, 2 light and semi-circular windows. Louvred cupola.
Eastern facade has decorative shield with date panel in gable end. Doorway supports
a 2 storey oriel bay with round window above door and 2 light window above. Modillion
cornice. Below oriel, massive brackets and cornice with carved angels in return.
Stone banding.

The Cheshire Street Baths form a group with the Robert Montefiore School (Annexe),
Ramsey Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3431682370

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

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