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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.


List entry Number: 1357558



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Tower Hamlets

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206493

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The following building shall be added THE TOWER OF LONDON TG 3380 21/890 Former Pump House


Pump house, now shop. 1863, by A Salvin; later additions and alterations. Stock brick; gabled slate roof; brick stacks. Rectangular-plan engine house and engine-keeper's quarters to right of accumulator tower. Domestic style with Gothic influences. 2 storeys. Engine house, of 6-window range including 2 bays added to right in 1933, has continuous line of projecting gables to reach bay, supported on corbelled brackets to plain pointed-arched bargeboards; tall pointed-arched windows forming arcade to ground floor; dentilled string course; segmental arches over 2-light first floor casements with glazing bars. Accumu- lator tower to left, of 2-window range, has pointed-arched recesses to first floor and shallow-pitched roof. Interior: remodelled in C20.

Listing NGR: TQ3341880538

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33418 80538


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