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Warehouse W

A Grade II Listed Building in Canning Town South, Newham

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Latitude: 51.5084 / 51°30'30"N

Longitude: 0.0241 / 0°1'26"E

OS Eastings: 540563

OS Northings: 180766

OS Grid: TQ405807

Mapcode National: GBR LT.QQG

Mapcode Global: VHHNJ.CCK1

Entry Name: Warehouse W

Listing Date: 27 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470221

Location: Newham, London, E16

County: Newham

Electoral Ward/Division: Canning Town South

Built-Up Area: Newham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Victoria Docks St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


251/4/10027 Warehouse W


Warehouse. c. 1860-65. An early Victoria Dock warehouse. Yellow stock brick; slate roof. 4 storeys; 11-window range. Symmetrical 2:1:2:1:2:1:2 rhythm of window bays and loopholes. 3 segment-headed loopholes with with timber doors and iron hoist to centre bay. Ground, first and second floor openings contained in shallow round-arched recesses. Segmental-headed windows subdivided by iron glazing bars. Fourth floor openings formed as blind recesses. Blank gabled end elevations with stepped brick decoration to parapet.
Internal construction identical to each storey: timber floors on 3 cast-iron columns across the depth, with flanged caps to spreader plates bearing full-span coupled beams. Timber straight-flight open stairs in north-west corner. Queen post roof trusses diagonally braced.

Listing NGR: TQ4055980766

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

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