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Free Trade Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in St Katharine's & Wapping, London

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Latitude: 51.51 / 51°30'35"N

Longitude: -0.0448 / 0°2'41"W

OS Eastings: 535780

OS Northings: 180814

OS Grid: TQ357808

Mapcode National: GBR J9.KD0

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.59NT

Entry Name: Free Trade Wharf

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206048

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W

County: London

District: 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 Paul Shadwell

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

4431 (South Side) (South 34de) )
Free Trade Wharf
TQ 3580 23/814
Erected 1796 with some later additions and alterations. Stock brick with white
stone dressings. Central entrance (rebuilt 1934) surmounted by entablature and
cornice bearing a plinth on which stand the arms of the East India Company, of
C18 date.
On either side advanced wings of 3 storeys with stone cornice and blocking course.
Band below 1st floor sill height. Stone plinth. Recessed arch extends from ground
level to above 1st floor window, that of western wing is blind. Windows of eastern
wing with flat stone lintels and sills, glazing bars intact. Stone banding continues
over further eastern and western wings which were originally, probably, of 1 storey
but now altered and height increased. At back, higher gabled ends of warehouse

Listing NGR: TQ3578080814

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

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