Drinking fountain (on pavement outside 31-74 Mile End Road), Mile End Road, Stepney E1 - Tower Hamlets

Late C19 polished granite drinking fountain, with a short column on a plinth. The drinking fountain has an inscription commemorating its erection by the Metropolitan Cattle Trough and Drinking Fountain Association. The bowl has been removed. The Local Authority is working towards a repair scheme which will include the reinstatement of the missing elements.

Drinking fountain (on pavement outside 31-74 Mile End Road), Mile End Road, Stepney E1 - Tower Hamlets
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: DRINKING FOUNTAIN (OPPOSITE BARDSEY PLACE OF ENTRANCE TO JUBILEE STREET)
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1065113
  • Local Planning Authority: Tower Hamlets
  • Site Type: Civil > Public building

Location

  • Building Name: Drinking fountain (on pavement outside 31-74 Mile End Road)
  • Street Name: Mile End Road
  • Postcode: E1
  • Locality: Stepney
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bethnal Green and Bow
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, CA

Contact Details

Andrew Hargreaves (LPA) 020 7364 5576

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England