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Salvation Army Hostel

A Grade II Listed Building in Canary Wharf, London

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Latitude: 51.5084 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: -0.0248 / 0°1'29"W

OS Eastings: 537175

OS Northings: 180679

OS Grid: TQ371806

Mapcode National: GBR K4.QFP

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.JC80

Plus Code: 9C3XGX5G+93

Entry Name: Salvation Army Hostel

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206022

Also known as: 20 Garford Street E14 8JG

ID on this website: 101357815

Location: Poplar, Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Canary Wharf

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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TQ 3780

(South Side)
Salvation Army Hostel


1905 by Niven and Wigglesworth. Neo Georgian style. Stock brick with red brick
dressings, steeply pitched hipped slate roof with brick eaves cornice. Cupola
with clock and weather vane. 2 storeys and dormers, 5 windows flanked by advanced
portion with a door each side. Dormers with hipped roofs, below, windows have
moulded architraves, ground floor semi-circular drip moulds above as pediments.
Door bays have flanking pilasters with Ionic capitals and swags above. Entire
ground floor rusticated brick below sill height. Doors with heavily moulded archivolts
with keys. Panelled doors with semi-circular heads.

The listed buildings on the north and south sides of Garford Street are linked
by the C19 roadway surface and form a compact group.

Listing NGR: TQ3717580679

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