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OLD ABERDEEN WHARF

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: OLD ABERDEEN WHARF

List entry Number: 1065807

Location

OLD ABERDEEN WHARF, 94, WAPPING HIGH STREET E1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Tower Hamlets

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1973

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206323

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WAPPING HIGH STREET E1 1. 4431 TQ 3480 22/790 GV No 94 (Old Aberdeen Wharf) II The following shall be added to the end of the description:- The riverside elevation of the warehouse has a now unique, monumental stucco facade, the former openings blocked up and painted. Plinth with panelled pedestals carrying a giant Tuscan order through 2 storeys. Terminal pilaster backed by outer quarter pilasters, the 5 bays between them articulated by engaged columns with quarter pilasters to the outer side of the end bay columns. Frieze and band cornice broken forward over the capitals. Tall blind attic-parapet slightly stepped back in the upper register and stripped of some of its original detailing apart from the articulating dies. Shallow semi-circular arched panels rise from the plinth. First floor tall blind round headed windows, set on sill band, with flat surrounds, impost strings and keystones to arches.

------------------------------------------ 1. WAPPING HIGH STREET E1 4431 (South Side) No 94 (Old Aberdeen Wharf) TQ 3480 22/790 II GV 2. C19, first half. Stock brick with slate roof. Blue brick dressings. 4 storeys, 3 windows. Western extension has 1 double door on each floor. Windows with glazing bars. Wall cranes.

The iron railings and paved roadway of Wapping Pier Head form a group with Nos 1 to 15 (consec) and No 4½, Town of Ramsgate Public House, Oliver's Wharf and this section of the wall and entrance to London Docks, and 4 Bollards, Wapping Old Stairs, Wapping High Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3481880026

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National Grid Reference: TQ 34818 80026

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