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A,B,C AND D WAREHOUSE, KING HENRY'S WHARVES

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: A,B,C AND D WAREHOUSE, KING HENRY'S WHARVES

List entry Number: 1065809

Location

A,B,C AND D WAREHOUSE, KING HENRY'S WHARVES, 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: 01-Jul-1983

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206325

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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 El 1. 4431 (south side) TQ 3480 22/794 GV King Henry's Wharves II The address shall be amended to read as follows:- WAPPING HIGH STREET El (south side) 'A', 'B', 'C' and 'D' Warehouse, King Henry's Wharves, The following shall be added to the end of the description:- The river front has a more monumental elevational treatment with a giant pilastrade rising from stylobate ground floor,. frieze with brick corbel string, cornice and blocking course. Segmental arched windows, those on ground floor contained in segmental arched recesses. Loading bays in ground floor below the hatch ranks have same granitesurrounds as on street front. Large wall mounted lattice jibbed crane to centre of first floor and smaller one to second floor right.

------------------------------------ 1. WAPPING HIGH STREET E1 4431 (South Side) King Henry's Wharves TQ 3480 22/794 II GV 2. First half C19 warehouse block. Brown brick with red brick dressings. Hipped slate roof with red tile clad ridges. 5 storeys and basement, 10 bays with door ranks each side. Ground floor doors have massive stone surround. Windows with red brick segmental arches and red painted sills; all with glazing bars. Iron hoists beside to floor doors.

No 94 (The Old Aberdeen Wharf), St John's Wharves and King Henry's Wharves form a group with No 110 and King Henry's Stairs and associated lamp standard, the intervening unlisted Police Station is not obstrusive.

Listing NGR: TQ3494880089

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National Grid Reference: TQ 34948 80087

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