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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
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
THE TOWER OF LONDON
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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