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Hackney Borough Disinfecting Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Latitude: 51.5585 / 51°33'30"N

Longitude: -0.0412 / 0°2'28"W

OS Eastings: 535887

OS Northings: 186215

OS Grid: TQ358862

Mapcode National: GBR K1.D9C

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.73L3

Entry Name: Hackney Borough Disinfecting Station

Listing Date: 10 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436726

Location: Hackney, London, E5

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Park

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Barnabas Homerton

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


735-/14/10032 . Hackney Borough
Disinfecting St

Disinfecting by Gordon and Gunton for Hackney Borough Council. A single-storey structure in red brick with stone dressing. Twin gables separated by a stack: Two large Diocletian windows to the principal rooms, one with modern steel shutter inserted. Concreted tiled roof
INTERIOR: walls lined with white glazed tiles with coloured cornice band, HISTORY: Built by the Public Health Committee under the auspices of Hackney's Chief Medical Officer J.King Warry M.D., under powers granted to the Committee by the Local GovemmentAct, 1899. The steam-cleaning operation was powered by the Borough Electricity Station next door (dem). A rare and complete survival of a purpose-built disinfecting station.

Listing NGR: TQ3588786215

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

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