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Royal Naval College Gates, Gate Piers and Lodges to West Entrance, Greenwich

Description: Royal Naval College Gates, Gate Piers and Lodges to West Entrance

Grade: I
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200424

OS Grid Reference: TQ3836677798
OS Grid Coordinates: 538366, 177798
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4822, -0.0087

Location: 38 King William Walk, Greenwich, Greater London SE10 9HU

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE10 9HU

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Royal Naval College
Gates, gate piers and
lodges to West entrance
TQ 3877 26/G107E


On main East-West axis 2 massive, square Portland stone piers with plinths, vermiculate
rusticated quoins, cornice and high, solid parapet with carved trophies of arms.
Round arched niches in main shaft. Above parapets swept plinths bear huge ball
finials with lines of latitude and longitude in copper strips. Central double
cast iron gate with wrought iron cresting and arched overthrow with lampholder.
1-storey and attic, 1-window lodges of red brick wmth Portland stone dressings,
ie plinth, vermiculate rusticated quoins, window architraves and borders of open
attic pediment. Lunette in attic. Ground floor sash window with glazing bars.
Entrances on inner return. 1-storey, 1-window left extension to North Lodge.

Listing NGR: TQ3836677798

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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