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Benson House

A Grade II Listed Building in Weavers, London

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Latitude: 51.525 / 51°31'30"N

Longitude: -0.0761 / 0°4'33"W

OS Eastings: 533566

OS Northings: 182432

OS Grid: TQ335824

Mapcode National: GBR W7.1H

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.MXNT

Entry Name: Benson House

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206069

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E2

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Weavers

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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Listing Text

(West Side)
Benson House
TQ 3382 8/82
1899. Red brick with tiled roof and bracketed eaves cornice. 4 storeys and dormers.
5 storeys under gables and centre 2 bays under hipped roof. 18 windows in all,
sashes, 1, 2 and 3 lights, mostly with segmental arches. 1st to 3rd floor windows,
of gables and centre 2 bays, in shallow brick arches. 4th floor windows have individual
brick arches. Flanking window rank at each side terminates in flat cornice forming
wheeler to gable ends. Blind window above. All dormers have hipped roofs.

See General note under Boundary Estate.

Listing NGR: TQ3356682414

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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