The Director's House, Truman Brewery, 91, Brick Lane, Tower Hamlets

The Director's House, Truman Brewery, 91, Brick Lane, Tower Hamlets
Photograph taken 08 October 1999 © Historic England Archive/Ms Clare Glenister ref: 205793

A rare surviving gentleman's town house in London, which was both a domestic residence and company headquarters. It is part of a brewery that was open from the 18th to the 20th centuries. There is a strong connection with the anti-slavery campaigner Sir Thomas Foxell Buxton.

Location

Greater London Tower Hamlets

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

house housing building brewery industry slavery abolition Georgian (1714 - 1836)