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Museum of the Royal Fusiliers and Attached Terrace to Front

A Grade II Listed Building in St Katharine's & Wapping, Tower Hamlets

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Latitude: 51.5083 / 51°30'29"N

Longitude: -0.0753 / 0°4'30"W

OS Eastings: 533671

OS Northings: 180575

OS Grid: TQ336805

Mapcode National: GBR WF.7H

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.NC22

Plus Code: 9C3XGW5F+8V

Entry Name: Museum of the Royal Fusiliers and Attached Terrace to Front

Listing Date: 30 November 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206502

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, EC3N

County: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

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Listing Text

TQ 3380
21/887 Museum of the Royal
Fusiliers and attached
terrace to front


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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