FREE TRADE WHARF

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1357841

Date first listed: 27-Sep-1973

Statutory Address: FREE TRADE WHARF, THE HIGHWAY E1

Map

Ordnance survey map of FREE TRADE WHARF
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Location

Statutory Address: FREE TRADE WHARF, THE HIGHWAY E1

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 35780 80814

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History

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Details

THE HIGHWAY E1 1. 4431 (South Side) (South 34de) ) Free Trade Wharf TQ 3580 23/814 II 2. Erected 1796 with some later additions and alterations. Stock brick with white stone dressings. Central entrance (rebuilt 1934) surmounted by entablature and cornice bearing a plinth on which stand the arms of the East India Company, of C18 date. On either side advanced wings of 3 storeys with stone cornice and blocking course. Band below 1st floor sill height. Stone plinth. Recessed arch extends from ground level to above 1st floor window, that of western wing is blind. Windows of eastern wing with flat stone lintels and sills, glazing bars intact. Stone banding continues over further eastern and western wings which were originally, probably, of 1 storey but now altered and height increased. At back, higher gabled ends of warehouse visible.



Listing NGR: TQ3578080814

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 206048

Legacy System: LBS

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