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Description: Club Boathouse and Prmises
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203301
OS Grid Reference: TQ3682578600
OS Grid Coordinates: 536825, 178600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4898, -0.0306
4424 GROVE STREET SE8
Royal Victoria Yard
Nos 9 to 69 (odd) &
Nos 6 to 66 (even) (Foreshore)
& Club Boathouse and Premises
TQ 3678 2/D22
1781-98. 2 large warehouse buildings facing North to the river.
The inner returns of the buildings and 3 bays of main fronts, were
formerly the Commandant's House and the Administrative Offices.
Symmetrical main fronts. Each building has slightly projecting outer
3-bay section under gable with lunette, then 7-bay flush main section.
All of 3 storeys: with arched ground floor open in front providing
covered walk to entrances. Multicoloured stock brick. Stone 1st floor
band, cornice band and stone coped parapet. Stone impost band to ground
floor. Segmental brick arches to sash windows with glazing bars. French
windows, with wrought iron guards, replace loading doors at centres of
sections. Taller inner wings of 3 storeys and basement, 3 windows in
large canted bay. Stone cornice band below parapet, moulded cornice
at 2nd floor level, ground floor band. Gauged flat brick arches to sash
windows with glazing bars. Some glazing bars lost. Entrances on 5-bay
inner returns whose outer windows are blocked. Entrance terrace to slightly
projecting centre bay, has double flight of steps with wrought iron handrail.
Doors of 6 fielded panels, in moulded architrave, have patteren rectagular
fanlight, and wide console bracketed cornice and pediment, covering narrow,
Listing NGR: TQ3684078574
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Source: English Heritage
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