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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: BURRELL'S WHARF OFFICE BLOCK TO SOUTH EAST OF MAIN GATE AND WORKS RANGE TO SOUTH WITH CHIMNEY STACK

List entry Number: 1260013

Location

BURRELL'S WHARF OFFICE BLOCK TO SOUTH EAST OF MAIN GATE AND WORKS RANGE TO SOUTH WITH CHIMNEY STACK, 262, WEST FERRY ROAD E14

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: 01-Jul-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 441840

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History

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Details

WEST FERRY ROAD E14 1. Isle of Dogs 4431 No 262 Burrell's Wharf office block to south-east TQ 3778 30/1 of Main Gate and works range to south with chimney stack II GV

2. C1860 office block to former iron works (now Burrell's Colours). A tall 3 storey stock brick block with a domestic elevation arranged as a pair of 2 bay house fronts and with a third one very slightly recessed to left. Upper floors have glazing bar sash windows with flat gauged arches and stucco sills. Parapet and coping with brick strings. Three windows, one now a doorway, on ground floor and 3 doorways with plain stucco surrounds and cornice hoods on elongated console-brackets. Four bay side elevation to entrance yard with parapet returned. A short section of parapeted wall projects to flank gateway and contains a round arched doorway for pedestrian access, large brick keystone and imposts to arch. A wing extends to rear on 2 storeys with parapet. Segmental and round arched windows, succeeded to south by a 2 storey works range with segmental arched windows. Abutting the west side of this range is a lofty octagonal tapering chimney stack on conical pedestal base, probably introduced when the premises became a paint manufactory. An integral part of one of the few surviving iron foundries once so important for shipbuilding in the Docklands. See also description for Burrell's wharf West Ferry Road (qv)

Listing NGR: TQ3762078392

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National Grid Reference: TQ 37620 78392

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