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MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL FUSILIERS AND ATTACHED TERRACE TO FRONT

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL FUSILIERS AND ATTACHED TERRACE TO FRONT

List entry Number: 1065732

Location

MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL FUSILIERS AND ATTACHED TERRACE TO FRONT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Tower Hamlets

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1989

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 206502

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

THE TOWER OF LONDON TQ 3380 21/887 Museum of the Royal Fusiliers and attached terrace to front

GV II

Officers' Mess, now Museum. 1845. Squared and coursed limestone with ashlar dressings; slate roof; stone stacks. Castellated Gothic Revival style with Domestic Tudor details. Two-storey bays flank 3-storey 2-bay central block. Tudor-arched 2-light transomed windows above label mould over pointed-arched doorway to crenellated centre bay, flanked by octagonal turrets with lancets and trefoil-panelled parapet. Outer bays each have crenellated parapet and canted Tudor-style bay window with crenellated parapet Tudor-arched mullioned and tran- somed windows with armond panels to central frieze. Other elevations in similar style. Subsidiary features: steps to raised terrace to front, with crenellated piers to pierced balustrade with quatrefoils set in lozenges.



Listing NGR: TQ3367180575

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33671 80575

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