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Latitude: 51.5231 / 51°31'23"N
Longitude: -0.0772 / 0°4'37"W
OS Eastings: 533492
OS Northings: 182222
OS Grid: TQ334822
Mapcode National: GBR V8.S5
Mapcode Global: VHGQT.MZ17
Entry Name: Forecourt Wall and Gates to Old Bishopsgate Goods Station
Listing Date: 4 February 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1235316
English Heritage Legacy ID: 425980
Location: Hackney, London, E1
Electoral Ward/Division: Hoxton East & Shoreditch
Built-Up Area: Hackney
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Christ Church Spitalfields
Church of England Diocese: London
SHOREDITCH HIGH STREET El
5013 (East Side)
Forecourt Wall and Gates to
Old Bishopsgate Goods Station
TQ 3382 35/558
Late C19. At east side a red brick wall having wide entrance with stone entablature
and tall panelled parapet over holding elliptical oriel bay with 3 sash windows.
Oriel is of stone with console bracketed cornice and scrolled abutments to parapet.
Hoodmoulds over windows. Double wrought iron entrance gates, each of 3 panels
with large ornamental medallion in centre panel, and top cresting. Double standards
below half rail. Running west from the north corner of the entrance bay a long
single gate with curved slope down from left to right. 4 panels with medallions,
similar to other gate, and double standards below half rail. Cresting on top slope,
and date: 1884. A tall ornamental cast iron pier, with lamp-brackets, holds west
end of gate, which fastens to shorter similar pier attached to wall at right.
Listing NGR: TQ3349082216
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