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The Gun Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackwall & Cubitt Town, London

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Latitude: 51.5018 / 51°30'6"N

Longitude: -0.0077 / 0°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 538376

OS Northings: 179980

OS Grid: TQ383799

Mapcode National: GBR L0.2QG

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.TJ81

Entry Name: The Gun Public House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205862

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Blackwall & Cubitt Town

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

TQ 3879

The Gun Public House

C19 facade to earlier building. Street facade of painted brick with rusticated quoins. Heavy stuccoed eaves cornice with panelled frieze below. Sign board above cornice. Roof not visible. Two storeys with one storey extension to north: of two windows width. Main facade also two windows, those of first floor, sashes with segmental arched heads and keystones. Large sills with cast iron window box guards. Above the ground floor, cornice and frieze carried over one storey extension. Ground floor facade, panelled wood with some tiling and painted brickwork. Side elevation has painted weatherboarding to upper storey. River elevation of two storeys, four bays has weatherboarding to upper storey of southern bay, otherwise channelled rendering. Interior has spiral staircase with plank panelling. Coved roof and moulding in upper room, originally more panelling. Said to be associated with Lord Nelson.

Listing NGR: TQ3837679980

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