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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: CHURCH BELL FOUNDRY RAILINGS AND GATE TO NUMBER 32

List entry Number: 1357529

Location

2, PLUMBERS ROW
CHURCH BELL FOUNDRY, 32 AND 34, WHITECHAPEL ROAD E1
RAILINGS AND GATE TO NUMBER 32, WHITECHAPEL ROAD E1

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: 29-Dec-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Sep-1973

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206365

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History

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Details

1. WHITECHAPEL ROAD E1 4431 (South Side) 29.12.50 Nos 32 and 34 (Church Bell Foundry) - Railings and gate to No 32 TQ 3481 15/473 II* 2. With No 2 Plumbers Row. C18. Red brick with parapet. Roof not visible. 3 storeys. 5 and 2 windows respectively. Gauged flat arches to recessed windows with glazing bars. No 32 has wooden shutters to ground floor windows and wooden Doric doorcase with broad flat pilasters and pediment. Simple wrought iron railings and gate to entrance. No 34 - wood shop front with narrow pilasters, moulded cornice and 2 round headed windows. Central entrance with blank, round headed fanlight. Return to Plumbers Row has flush frame windows, corbelled brick eaves cornice, tiled roof and rusticated wooden door surround. Good interior. On extension at rear is an interesting old jib crane beneath a bracketed canopy.



Listing NGR: TQ3422181543

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National Grid Reference: TQ 34221 81543

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