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MAIN ENTRANCE TO ROYAL ARSENAL

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: MAIN ENTRANCE TO ROYAL ARSENAL

List entry Number: 1079080

Location

MAIN ENTRANCE TO ROYAL ARSENAL, BERESFORD SQUARE SE18

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Greenwich

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jun-1973

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 200206

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 4412 BERESFORD SQUARE SE18

Main entrance to Royal Arsenal TQ 4378 9/W44 TQ 4378 20/W44

II

2. (Royal Arsenal is listed under Plumstead Road). Dated 1829 but upper parts late C19. 2 storey, 3 windows, with blank side abutments. 3 carriage entrances on ground floor, the centre one taller. Yellow brick ground floor has stone arches with keystones supporting stone 1st floor band of taller centre section. This becomes cill band of side sections. Red brick upper part, with stone dressings. Buttresses full height of centre section, 1/3rd height of side sections. Parapet resting on stone and brick corbel table. Clock in centre. Central 3-light and side 2-light mullioned and transomed windows with sashes below transom and margin lights to heads. Plaques, inserted in buttresses, inscribed "1829 B;" and below side windows inscribed "G.R. IV" and bearing shield with 3 guns. On parapets of side abutments are mounted mortars with the Royal Cipher of George IV.

Listing NGR: TQ4377978963

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National Grid Reference: TQ 43779 78963

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