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Walls Surrounding Garden of the Gate House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Eltham South, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4478 / 51°26'51"N

Longitude: 0.0495 / 0°2'58"E

OS Eastings: 542519

OS Northings: 174077

OS Grid: TQ425740

Mapcode National: GBR MS.K55

Mapcode Global: VHHNQ.TW10

Entry Name: Walls Surrounding Garden of the Gate House

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200280

Location: Greenwich, London, SE9

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Eltham South

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Eltham St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

1.
4412 COURT YARD SE9
(East Side)

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

II*

2.
(The "Gate House" is the residence of the Commandant of the Institute of Army
Education).
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

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