BRYANT AND MAY FACTORY, MAIN BUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1065761
Date first listed:
08-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
BRYANT AND MAY FACTORY, MAIN BUILDING, FAIRFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRYANT AND MAY FACTORY, MAIN BUILDING, FAIRFIELD ROAD

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Tower Hamlets (London Borough)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ3737783243

Details

FAIRFIELD ROAD I. 4431 TQ 3783 7/200 Bryant and May Factory, main building II GV 2.

Match factory 1909-10. Designed by Messrs Holman and Goodsham. Red brick; low pitched roof. Concrete (?) frame. 5 storeys, with 2 tall towers of 10 stages. L-shaped block enclosing 2 attached low wings and a tall circular chimney. Plaster strips rising from ground to brick cornice between each bay. Segmental headed windows with metal framed windows; small panes. Square tower to each wing containing staircases and water storage tanks for original built in sprinkler system; narrower segmental windows; top stage corbelled out.

An impressive building embodying the environmental requirements desirable for the manufacture of matches.

Listing NGR: TQ3737783243

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
206482
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 12 Dec 2006
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