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Walls Surrounding Garden of the Gate House, Greenwich

Description: Walls Surrounding Garden of the Gate House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200280

OS Grid Reference: TQ4251974077
OS Grid Coordinates: 542519, 174077
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4478, 0.0495

Location: Court Yard, Greenwich, Greater London SE9 5QE

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE9 5QE

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Walls surrounding garden
of "The Gate House"
TQ 4274 53/W18


(The "Gate House" is the residence of the Commandant of the Institute of Army
In front of Gate House, actually in TILT YARD APPROACH, brick walls with sloped
coping and gabled gate piers, probably late C17 or early C18. Brick walls of
similar type along West side of garden. On East side original C16 red brick
wall complete with sloped coping. Inside this wall small niches with pointed
heads every 3 or 4 yards. Diaper of blue headers in central part. On South
side original wall much repaired in C19 and coping lost. Running East from South-East
corner of Gate House, a piece of red brick wall of C18 appearance, said to be
part of earlier Gate House.

Listing NGR: TQ4251974077

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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