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Royal Naval College Gates, Gate Piers and Lodges to West Entrance

A Grade I Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4822 / 51°28'55"N

Longitude: -0.0087 / 0°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 538366

OS Northings: 177798

OS Grid: TQ383777

Mapcode National: GBR L1.8H2

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.S0RK

Entry Name: Royal Naval College Gates, Gate Piers and Lodges to West Entrance

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200424

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

(East Side)

Royal Naval College
Gates, gate piers and
lodges to West entrance
TQ 3877 26/G107E


On main East-West axis 2 massive, square Portland stone piers with plinths, vermiculate
rusticated quoins, cornice and high, solid parapet with carved trophies of arms.
Round arched niches in main shaft. Above parapets swept plinths bear huge ball
finials with lines of latitude and longitude in copper strips. Central double
cast iron gate with wrought iron cresting and arched overthrow with lampholder.
1-storey and attic, 1-window lodges of red brick wmth Portland stone dressings,
ie plinth, vermiculate rusticated quoins, window architraves and borders of open
attic pediment. Lunette in attic. Ground floor sash window with glazing bars.
Entrances on inner return. 1-storey, 1-window left extension to North Lodge.

Listing NGR: TQ3836677798

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

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