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Latitude: 51.5029 / 51°30'10"N
Longitude: -0.0726 / 0°4'21"W
OS Eastings: 533875
OS Northings: 179979
OS Grid: TQ338799
Mapcode National: GBR WH.VF
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.PHH7
Entry Name: Wheat Wharf
Listing Date: 20 January 1982
Last Amended: 17 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385895
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471314
Location: Southwark, London, SE1
Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Southwark
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Bermondsey St Mary Magdalen, St Olave, St John and St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/03/2016
SHAD THAMES (South side)
No.27 (Wheat Wharf)
(Formerly listed as No.29, previously listed as SHAD THAMES 'W11' Warehouse, Butler's Wharf)
Former grain warehouse. Early to mid C19. White Suffolk brick front refacing to stock brick walls, pitched slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys (5 to central bay), near symmetrical front of 12 bays (an extra bay to right section); stepped brick eaves cornice raised in low broad gable over centre 5 bays. Column of hatch ranks in outer bays of this central section. Ground-floor openings altered, some with concrete lintels. Tripartite windows with timber frames and segmental header brick arches. 6 bay gable end to Maguire Street. Rear elevation has 2 flat-roofed dormer hatches with simple timber beam hoists; small 2-light windows with cambered brick arches and Portland stone sills.
INTERIOR: believed to be entirely timber-framed with 5 aisles of square posts with bracket spreader caps supporting floors and a queen post roof. Open timber staircases. An early warehouse survival.
Listing NGR: TQ3387579979
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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