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Lusk's Wharf, Lower Oliver's Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Tower Hamlets

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Latitude: 51.5062 / 51°30'22"N

Longitude: -0.0532 / 0°3'11"W

OS Eastings: 535210

OS Northings: 180379

OS Grid: TQ352803

Mapcode National: GBR J9.WSQ

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.1D7Q

Plus Code: 9C3XGW4W+FP

Entry Name: Lusk's Wharf, Lower Oliver's Wharf

Listing Date: 1 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459534

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W

County: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Peter London Docks

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

4431 Nos 78 and 80
TQ 3589 23/10 Lusk's Wharf,
Lower Oliver's Wharf

Adjoining jubilee wharf, a C1860 warehouse of 4 storeys stock brick with identical
front to street and river: symmetrical elevations of 6 bays with hatch ranks in
second and fifth bays. Plat bands over ground floors, from which rise shallow brick
giant pilasters, on pedestals, the cap moulding continued as cambered arch over each
bay and thus forming a giant arcade. Shallow dies continue line of pilasters up to
shallow breaks in parapet coping. Segmental gauged brick window arches with more
pronounced camber on top floor. Iron framed small pane glazing. Ground floor window
arches have keystones. Later C19 pivot hoists. River front has wall mounted pivot
derick. See entry for 'A' Warehouse Metropolitan Wharf, Wapping Wall E1 (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3521080379

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

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