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Connaught Barracks South Western Part, Greenwich

Description: Connaught Barracks South Western Part

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200355

OS Grid Reference: TQ4343078407
OS Grid Coordinates: 543430, 178407
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4864, 0.0644

Location: Claydown Mews, Eltham, Greater London SE18 4BG

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Connaught Barracks
South-western part
TQ 4378 20/W17


2 separate, early C19 buildings and a mid C19 building set back between them.
The early C19 (North and South) blocks of 2 storeys and basement, 7 by 7 windows,
in multicoloured stock brick with wider, outer bays projecting slightly. Low
pitched hipped slate roofs with eaves soffit over brick dentil cornice. Stone
band at lst floor cills. The South block (E house) has gauged brick arches
to sash windows with glazing bars, mostly renewed. Left 1st floor window 2-light.
Outer ground floor windows wider segment-headed with radial bars in heads.
1st floor 2 right windows blocked. Modernised door in concrete surround, 3rd
bay from right. Cast iron area railings. North block (Connaught House) gauged
brick arches to sash windows with glazing bars (most renewed). Outer ground
floor windows 3-light sashes, that on left under segmental, gauged brick arch,
that on right under stone lintel. Central door, of 4 fielded and 2 flat panels,
with 2 fielded panels in frame above, side lights, cornice head and blocked
fanlight, all under segmental gauged brick arch.
Centre block (D house). 2 storeys and basement, 11 bays, tle centre bay wider
and with 3 grouped windows. End bays set back. Hipped roof of moderate pitch
renewed in corrugated iron. Gauged brick arches to sash windows with glazing
bars. Multicoloured stock brick. Enclosed, pedimented central porch has modernised
door with fanlight and side lights.

Listing NGR: TQ4295478475

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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