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Cookham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Weavers, London

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Latitude: 51.5252 / 51°31'30"N

Longitude: -0.0738 / 0°4'25"W

OS Eastings: 533725

OS Northings: 182461

OS Grid: TQ337824

Mapcode National: GBR W7.KF

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.NXVM

Plus Code: 9C3XGWGG+3F

Entry Name: Cookham House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206097

Location: Weavers, Tower Hamlets, London, E2

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Weavers

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Leonard with S Michael, Shoreditch

Church of England Diocese: London

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20 January 2022 to correct street name in the last paragraph of description and to reformat text to current standards.

TQ 3382

Cookham House

1899. Red brick with blue brick banding in gables. Tiled roof. Four storeys and double tier of dormers. Six storeys under gables. Fourteen windows in all. Central gable over two four-light mullioned windows with stucco dressings on ground floor. String course above. Square oriels with stuccoed bases, first to third floor windows. Above, arched windows with stuccoed tympana. Blank window fifth floor. Casements and sashes with glazing bars. End gables have wide brick cornice above third floor, inner three bays have brick arches first to third floors. Wide bracketed eaves soffit above. Facade to Old Nichol Street, four storeys with double tier of dormers above, four windows width.

The Boundary Estate is an early LCC estate of advanced design for its period. It contains a variety of architectural details and its streets radiate from a central raised park in Arnold Circus. The entire estate forms a group. See the following streets; Arnold Circus E2, Boundary Street E2, Calvert Avenue E2, Camlet Street E2, Club Row E2, Hocker Street E2, Ligonier Street E2, Montclare Street E2, Naverre Street E2, Old Nichol Street E2, Palissy Street E2, Rochelle Street E2, Swanfield Street E2 and Virginia Street E2.

Listing NGR: TQ3373082440

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