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The Old Hospital Block and Raised Terrace and Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Katharine's & Wapping, London

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Latitude: 51.508 / 51°30'28"N

Longitude: -0.0753 / 0°4'30"W

OS Eastings: 533672

OS Northings: 180545

OS Grid: TQ336805

Mapcode National: GBR WF.7L

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.NC29

Plus Code: 9C3XGW5F+6V

Entry Name: The Old Hospital Block and Raised Terrace and Railings

Listing Date: 30 November 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206501

Location: St. Katharine's and Wapping, Tower Hamlets, London, EC3N

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

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TQ 3380
21/886 The Old Hospital Block
and Raised Terrace and


Two houses, now flats. Built in 1718 as houses for Ordnance clerks. Flemish
bond brick; gabled old plain roof; brick ridge and end stacks.

Double-depth plan. 3 storeys with basement and attic; each house of symmetrical
6-window range. Carved brackets to flat hoods with panelled soffits above
segmental-arched 6-panelled (2 glazed) doors. Gauged red brick segmental arches
over mid/late C19 twelve-pane sashes to ground and second floors; similar semi-
circular arches over similar first-floor windows with radiating glazing bars.
Raised string courses beneath second-floor windows and stone-coped parapet.
Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: raised
stone-coped brick terrace to front, including wrought-iron railings with urn

Listing NGR: TQ3367280545

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