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Porters' House (Former Laundry)

A Grade II Listed Building in Weavers, London

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Latitude: 51.5256 / 51°31'32"N

Longitude: -0.0739 / 0°4'25"W

OS Eastings: 533716

OS Northings: 182496

OS Grid: TQ337824

Mapcode National: GBR W7.K9

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.NXSD

Entry Name: Porters' House (Former Laundry)

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206098

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 Leonard with S Michael, Shoreditch

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Porters' House
(former laundry)
TQ 3382 8/85
1899. Red brick, hipped tiled roof curved to eaves. Paired chimney stacks joined
by arches. Long dormer rank in roof. Wide eaves soffit with modillions and dentil
cornice below. 2 storeys (and dormers) 5 windows, 1st floor 2 light, mullions
and transom with leaded glazing and stucco dressings. Brick string course below
sill height. Ground floor, 2 windows of 6 lights each flanking centre door with
fanlight and Tudor arch. At rear, sexagonal brick boilerhouse chimney rises from
square plinth. Top of chimney has wide stuccoed cornice with band of blind arcading

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3371682496

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

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