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Netteswell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets

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Latitude: 51.5295 / 51°31'46"N

Longitude: -0.0546 / 0°3'16"W

OS Eastings: 535043

OS Northings: 182968

OS Grid: TQ350829

Mapcode National: GBR J8.8X6

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.0THC

Plus Code: 9C3XGWHW+Q5

Entry Name: Netteswell House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206150

Location: Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, London, E2

County: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Bethnal Green

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John on Bethnal Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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4431 (South Side)
No 5
(Netteswell House)
TQ 3582 10/193
Late C17 with early C18 and later alterations. Brick with stone bands at 1st
and 2nd floor levels. Entrance, or south front, has 2 shaped gables at 2nd floor
terminating in pediments, all with heavy moulded stone coping. Tiled roof. 3
storeys, 4 windows to ground and 1st floor. 2 windows to 2nd floor in gables.
Recessed sashes with red brick dressings and flat arches. Above entrance door
(which now leads to garden) is stone tablet with inscription "Netteswell House
- AD1553 - Remodelled 1705 and 1862". On east side, 1 window and 2 blank panels
to ground and 1st floor with plaster coved eaves.
The present entrance is from Old Ford Road and the house overlooks the grounds
of Bethnal Green Museum (RCHM).

The Terrace, No 5 (Netteswell House) and Nos 15 to 21 (odd) form a group with
the Church and Priory of Our Lady of the Assumption, Victoria Park Square.

Listing NGR: TQ3504382965

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