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Avery Hill Training College (Entrance Gate and Adjoining Lodge), Greenwich

Description: Avery Hill Training College (Entrance Gate and Adjoining Lodge)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200207

OS Grid Reference: TQ4425874559
OS Grid Coordinates: 544258, 174559
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4516, 0.0747

Location: Bexley Road, Eltham, Greater London SE9 2PG

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE9 2PG

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Listing Text


Avery Hill
Training College
(Entrance gate and adjoining
TQ 4474 55/159


Late C19. Large gateway with tall, round arched central entrance and smaller
side entrances. Red brick with very high pitched, hipped tiled roof and angle
turrets with spike finials. Arches have moulded brick architraves, the main
arch with coat of arms on keystone and flanking pilasters supporting entablature,
all in brick. Entablatures of side sections at impost level of central arch.
Wrought iron patterned double gates.
Lodge at right of one storey and attic. Red brick with high pitched tiled roof.
Central chimney across ridge. Large square dormer, projecting ground floor with
small windows. Inner elevation of 1 storey and attic, 2 windows. 2 Dutch gabled
dormers reaching eaves. 2 and 3-light sash windows on ground floor.
Inner elevation of gateway covered in creeper.

Listing NGR: TQ4425874559

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Source: English Heritage

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