FORECOURT WALL AND GATES TO OLD BISHOPSGATE GOODS STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1235316
Date first listed:
04-Feb-1975
Statutory Address:
FORECOURT WALL AND GATES TO OLD BISHOPSGATE GOODS STATION, SHOREDITCH HIGH STREET E1

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORECOURT WALL AND GATES TO OLD BISHOPSGATE GOODS STATION, SHOREDITCH HIGH STREET E1

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Hackney (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 33492 82222

Details

SHOREDITCH HIGH STREET El 1. 5013 (East Side) ------------------------- Forecourt Wall and Gates to Old Bishopsgate Goods Station TQ 3382 35/558 II

2. Late C19. At east side a red brick wall having wide entrance with stone entablature and tall panelled parapet over holding elliptical oriel bay with 3 sash windows. Oriel is of stone with console bracketed cornice and scrolled abutments to parapet. Hoodmoulds over windows. Double wrought iron entrance gates, each of 3 panels with large ornamental medallion in centre panel, and top cresting. Double standards below half rail. Running west from the north corner of the entrance bay a long single gate with curved slope down from left to right. 4 panels with medallions, similar to other gate, and double standards below half rail. Cresting on top slope, and date: 1884. A tall ornamental cast iron pier, with lamp-brackets, holds west end of gate, which fastens to shorter similar pier attached to wall at right.

Listing NGR: TQ3349082216

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
425980
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.

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Date: 23 Sep 2000
Reference: IOE01/03000/09
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