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Fitch and Sons Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Canary Wharf, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.507 / 51°30'25"N

Longitude: -0.0275 / 0°1'38"W

OS Eastings: 536990

OS Northings: 180514

OS Grid: TQ369805

Mapcode National: GBR K4.PQZ

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.GDT3

Entry Name: Fitch and Sons Works

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441837

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Canary Wharf

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Anne Limehouse

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

WEST FERRY ROAD E14
1. Isle of Dogs
4431
TQ 3680 24/7 Fitch and Son Works
II GV

2.
C1870-8O three bay symmetrical 3 storey front to works range behind, a more formal
composition than usual. Built of stock brick with office/display workshop windows
flanking double doors, framed by broad stucco pilasters with cornice entablature
broken by central hatch rank. The windows have slender wrought iron bars with
fleun-de-lys spikes. Upper floors have segmental arched iron framed windows flanking
central round arched keystoned hatch rank with bull nosed white brick reveals,
reaching up to base of low stucco pediment-gable. Flanking sections of panelled
parapet with coping. Interior has timber floors on cast iron columns. The hatch
doors are panelled with small pane glazing and the lunette formed by arch is
similarly glazed. A good example of one of the smaller warehouses in the shadow
of the West India Dock, with built in retail outlet on ground floor, a now rare
feature.
Group value with West India Docks.


Listing NGR: TQ3699080514

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

Description

WEST FERRY ROAD E14
1. Isle of Dogs
4431
TQ 3680 24/7 Fitch and Son Works
II GV

2.
C1870-8O three bay symmetrical 3 storey front to works range behind, a more formal
composition than usual. Built of stock brick with office/display workshop windows
flanking double doors, framed by broad stucco pilasters with cornice entablature
broken by central hatch rank. The windows have slender wrought iron bars with
fleun-de-lys spikes. Upper floors have segmental arched iron framed windows flanking
central round arched keystoned hatch rank with bull nosed white brick reveals,
reaching up to base of low stucco pediment-gable. Flanking sections of panelled
parapet with coping. Interior has timber floors on cast iron columns. The hatch
doors are panelled with small pane glazing and the lunette formed by arch is
similarly glazed. A good example of one of the smaller warehouses in the shadow
of the West India Dock, with built in retail outlet on ground floor, a now rare
feature.
Group value with West India Docks.


Listing NGR: TQ3699080514

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