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EAST POWDER MAGAZINE, SHOEBURY GARRISON

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: EAST POWDER MAGAZINE, SHOEBURY GARRISON

List entry Number: 1112688

Location

EAST POWDER MAGAZINE, SHOEBURY GARRISON, BEACH ROAD

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

County:

District: Southend-on-Sea

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Feb-1999

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 122951

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 98 SW SOUTHEND ON SEA BEACH ROAD (north side), Shoebury Garrison

5/92 East Powder Magazine, Shoebury Garrison 28.4.86

GV II

Powder magazine. 1852-3. Stock brick, stone dressings and bitumen roof. Square plan with lean-to porch to E containing C20 iron door facing N. EXTERIOR: position of 3 cast-iron ventilator grills, some with wooden shutters, on 2 sides, indicates cavity wall and solid vault. Blocked opening in W wall. Low-pitched hipped roof. INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORY: one of only 2 surviving magazines at the Establishment and one of the first brick buildings built there. Included as an important functional element within the former British School of Gunnery.





Listing NGR: TQ9371084422

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Woolwich Journal' in Woolwich Journal, (1852)

National Grid Reference: TQ 93710 84422

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