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Forecourt Railings and Gates to Red Barracks, and Gate Lodge, Greenwich

Description: Forecourt Railings and Gates to Red Barracks, and Gate Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 200349

OS Grid Reference: TQ4273378677
OS Grid Coordinates: 542733, 178677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4890, 0.0545

Location: Frances Street, Greenwich, Greater London SE18 4BG

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE18 4BG

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)

Forecourt railings and gates
to Red Barracks, and gate lodge
TQ 4278 19/255A 19.9.72.


High, cast iron railings with spiked cross bands at centre and base, plain cross
band at top. Column standards with ball finials at intervals. Rusticated grey
brick piers with stone entablature and blocking course. All rest on heavy stone
coping of retaining wall in multicoloured stock brick. Red brick right section,
with single round arched door, leads to pair of heavy sandstone piers with entablature
pediments and ornamental front panels. These hold double doors with pierced
panels. Another red-brick section leads to end wall of 1-storey lodge. Red
brick, with frieze and rusticated quoins of grey brick, stone cornice and pediment,
stone coped plinth. Round headed niche with stone cill.

Listing NGR: TQ4273378677

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Source: English Heritage

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