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Latitude: 51.5262 / 51°31'34"N
Longitude: -0.077 / 0°4'37"W
OS Eastings: 533495
OS Northings: 182565
OS Grid: TQ334825
Mapcode National: GBR V7.V2
Mapcode Global: VHGQT.MW4W
Entry Name: Cleeve House
Listing Date: 22 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1235776
English Heritage Legacy ID: 426610
Location: Hackney, London, E2
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
TQ 3382 32/30
Nos 6-20 (even) Calvert
Avenue and Nos 1-28
(consec) Cleeve House,
Boundary Street Estate
Tenement block. 1895-9. Architect Reginald Minton Taylor of London County Council.
Red brick with some grey brick banding. Slated mansard to eaves. 4 storeys plus
roof storey with additional storey set in gable; brown glazed bricks to ground floor.
Slightly projecting centre and ends, the centre of 4 bays, with tall decorative
gable. Original shop fronts to ground floor with segmental headed entrances and
segmental headed plate glass windows in timber frames with smaller decorative lights
above; small panes to semi-glazed doors. Main entrance to block square headed
with small panes and glazing bars to fanlight and triangular pediment over.
Projecting pilaster strips at intervals rising through first, second and third
floors, and paired to projecting centre of block. Brick cornice above third floor;
further brick pilasters to central gable. Segmental headed windows to first and
second floors; square headed windows to third floor and to gable windows (the outer
ones with arched reveals having decorative stone voussoirs and stuccoed tympana).
Dormers square headed, alternately with pediments to right side. Sashes, some
glazing bars. An integral part of the Boundary St Estate. An important early LCC
estate (qv Tower Hamlets).
Listing NGR: TQ3348682567
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