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6 AND 8, GARDEN WALK EC2 (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5259 / 51°31'33"N

Longitude: -0.0817 / 0°4'53"W

OS Eastings: 533176

OS Northings: 182517

OS Grid: TQ331825

Mapcode National: GBR T7.T6

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.JXP4

Entry Name: 6 AND 8, GARDEN WALK EC2 (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423972

Location: Hackney, London, EC2A

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Hoxton East & Shoreditch

Built-Up Area: Hackney

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

In the entry for:
GARDEN WALK
TQ 3382 35/212
(east side)
35/212
Nos 6 and 8
The description shall be amended to read:

Including No 32 Rivington Street. Shoreditch electricity generating sub-station.
Built 1905-7 by LCC architects (probably Vincent Harris) to serve LCC tramway
system. Brown stock brick with stone cornices and parapet copings, Mannerist
classical style. One storey with attics; long frontage of 7 sections has plain
walls with rusticated brick quoining. Stone impost band connects 3 large round-
arched windows to central section, flanked by taller slightly projecting bays with
tall round entrance arches and segmental concave parapets. Beyond these are lower
sections with 5-light attic stories above double entry to right and 3-window range
to left; rusticated end bays with 12-pane sashes complete the composition. That
on left returns into Rivington Street; its facade has blank outer bays with parapet
continued as impost band to tall round-arched entrance set in rusticated, project-
ing centrepiece with ramped parapets.

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In the entry for:

GARDEN WALK EC2
1.
5013 (east side)
---------------
TQ 3382 35/212 Nos. 6 & 8
II
the first sentence of the description shall be amended to read 'Including nos. 32-38 Rivington
Street'.

This amendment is further to the 22nd amendment of the 21st list.

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In the entry for:
1.
5013 RIVINGTON STREET EC2
(south side)
--------------------
TQ 3382 35/212 No. 32
II

the address shall be amended to read nos. 32-38.

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GARDEN WALK EC2
1.
5013 (East Side)
---------------
Nos 6 & 8
TQ 3332 35/212
II

2.
Including No 32 Rivington Street.
Mid C19 warehouse building of 1 tall storey with attics. Stock brick with stone
cornices and parapet copings. Long frontage of 7 sections, plain walls alternating
with rusticated brick. Centre 3 big round-arched windows with stone impost band.
Flanking this are taller slightly projecting bays with tall round entrance arches
and segmental concave parapets, Beyond these are 3-window sections with a 5-light
attic storey; and rusticated end bays complete the composition. That on left
returns into Rivington Street whose facade shows blank outer bays flanking a
rusticated, projecting centrepiece with high round-arched entrance and double raised
parapet.


Listing NGR: TQ3317682526

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

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