Survey of London: Volume 6, Hammersmith. Originally published by London County Council, London, 1915.
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X.—THE ROUND HOUSE, QUEEN'S WHARF
Ground landlord, leaseholders, etc.
Queen's Road terminates towards the south against the river wall. To the west a very narrow footway communicates with the Lower Mall, while on the east is Queen's Wharf, occupied by a large building erected in the early years of the 19th century. Though outside the scope of the London Survey, it is worth mentioning on account of its prominence as a landmark on the river bank, its round tower and cupola roof giving it a picturesque character. It now contains engineering works: in the office is an excellent chimney-piece of Adam design of which we give a drawing.
Old prints, drawings, etc.
(fn. 1)Drawing of mantelpiece, by A. O. Collard.