MILLWALL FIRE STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357555
Date first listed:
11-Mar-1988
Statutory Address:
MILLWALL FIRE STATION, WEST FERRY ROAD E14

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Location

Statutory Address:
MILLWALL FIRE STATION, WEST FERRY ROAD E14

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Tower Hamlets (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 38010 78358

Details

WEST FERRY ROAD E14 1. 4431 TQ 3878 31/906 Millwall Fire Station TQ 3778 30/906 II GV

2. Fire station. 1904-5. Designed by the Fire Brigade section of the London County Council Architects' Department. Painted stone to groundfloor; brick above. Slate mansard roof. 3 storeys plus roof storey. 7 bays. Entrance, square headed, to third bay from left. 2 Appliance Room entrances, square headed, to right, with replacement metal doors. 3 square headed sashed windows to ground floor, now with plate glass windows. Cornice above ground floor. Upper floors treated symmetrically with giant pilasters rising through first and second floors, the centre pair more widely spaced than the others and the centre bay surmounted by scrolly open pediment in brick. Segmental headed paired sashed windows to first floor, except to centre bay, which has triplet of square headed windows surmounted by segmental pediment and prominent central keystone. Square headed paired windows to second floor. Square headed dormer windows with segmental pediments, except to the centre window which has triangular pediment in brick. Sashes; glazing bars, except to ground floor. Brick dentil cornice above second floor. Tall slab chimneys. Return to right with 3 circular windows, one set in single storeyed rear block which has scalloped parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ3801078358

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
206483
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: 09 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/03712/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Colin Carron. Source Historic England Archive
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