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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE OLD HOSPITAL BLOCK AND RAISED TERRACE AND RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1065767

Location

THE OLD HOSPITAL BLOCK AND RAISED TERRACE AND RAILINGS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityTower HamletsLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1989

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206501

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

THE TOWER OF LONDON TQ 3380 21/886 The Old Hospital Block and Raised Terrace and Railings

GV II*

Two houses, now flats. Built in 1718 as houses for Ordnance clerks. Flemish bond brick; gabled old plain roof; brick ridge and end stacks.

Double-depth plan. 3 storeys with basement and attic; each house of symmetrical 6-window range. Carved brackets to flat hoods with panelled soffits above segmental-arched 6-panelled (2 glazed) doors. Gauged red brick segmental arches over mid/late C19 twelve-pane sashes to ground and second floors; similar semi- circular arches over similar first-floor windows with radiating glazing bars. Raised string courses beneath second-floor windows and stone-coped parapet. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: raised stone-coped brick terrace to front, including wrought-iron railings with urn finials.

Listing NGR: TQ3367280545

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33672 80545

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