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Numbers 8, 9 and Linking Block (Spread Eagle Yard)

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4796 / 51°28'46"N

Longitude: -0.0079 / 0°0'28"W

OS Eastings: 538430

OS Northings: 177510

OS Grid: TQ384775

Mapcode National: GBR L1.GPH

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.T25K

Entry Name: Numbers 8, 9 and Linking Block (Spread Eagle Yard)

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200462

Location: Greenwich, London, SE10

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenwich West

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Greenwich St Alfege

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 8, 9 and linking block
("Spread Eagle Yard")
TQ 3877 26/346


Early C19 composition in stucco. Central linking block of 4 storeys, 1 window.
Wide side pilasters to 2nd and 3rd floor support low, pedimented parapet. A 3-light
recessed sash window in plain reveal on each floor. 2nd floor moulded string
rests on scrolled keystone of round arched, 2-storey carriage entrance. Moulded
architrave and panelled impost blocks to arch. Tablet above string inscribed
"SPREAD EAGLE YARD." 3-storey side wings. 2 windows on each front and 1 curved
window in slightly set back convex quadrant returns to centre piece. Recessed
sash windows with glazing bars, those on ground floor of No 9 replaced. No 8
has somewhat altered mid C19 shop front on ground floor. No 9 has 1st floor
band and modern door. The "Spread Eagle" was a former coaching inn.

Listing NGR: TQ3843077510

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

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