CHESHIRE STREET BATHS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357782
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1973
Statutory Address:
CHESHIRE STREET BATHS, CHESHIRE STREET E2

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHESHIRE STREET BATHS, CHESHIRE STREET E2

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Tower Hamlets (London Borough)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ3432182363

Details

1. 4431 TQ 3482 9/135

CHESHIRE STREET E2 (North Side) Cheshire Street Baths

II GV

2. 1899. The first building erected under the Baths and Washhouses Acts of Queen Victoria. Red brick with white stone banding to upper floor, ground floor rendered and painted. Coped brick parapet, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 windows, sashes in architrave surrounds, those of ground floor with pediments. All windows with glazing bars. Double arched doorway with keystones and 3 light window with mullions and transom between. Entablature with cornice and architrave extends overall. Frieze above each door contains decorative moulding with small figures holding name panels. 1 storey western extension, 2 light and semi-circular windows. Louvred cupola. Eastern facade has decorative shield with date panel in gable end. Doorway supports a 2 storey oriel bay with round window above door and 2 light window above. Modillion cornice. Below oriel, massive brackets and cornice with carved angels in return. Stone banding.

The Cheshire Street Baths form a group with the Robert Montefiore School (Annexe), Ramsey Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3432182363

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
205845
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: 10 Oct 1999
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