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Front Garden Wall to Number 52 and Gazebo

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4774 / 51°28'38"N

Longitude: -0.006 / 0°0'21"W

OS Eastings: 538569

OS Northings: 177271

OS Grid: TQ385772

Mapcode National: GBR L1.P4Q

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.V457

Entry Name: Front Garden Wall to Number 52 and Gazebo

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200312

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

(West Side)

Front garden wall
- to No 52 &
19.10.51. Gazebo
TQ 3877 26/G32


C17 high red brick wall. Gazebo of 1672, probably by Robert Hooke, perched on
wall but accessible from higher ground level inside. Pyramidal tiled roof with
oval wood finial. Moulded wood eaves cornice with carved mmodillions. Red
brick North-west wall blank. South-west wall has open round arch which once
contained detached Roman Doric columns and entablatures with moulded round architrave
South-east wall has square headed opening, with shouldered, moulded brick architrave
and cornice, which once contained a round inner arch. On North-east (road) front
square opening with moulded brick architrave resting on band raised in centre.
Brick pilasters and curved consoles support cornice and scrolled open pediment
with shield between wings. Panel through architrave with date "1672". Ornamental
saucer domed ceiling inside. HBC grant for restoration 1959. RCHM

Listing NGR: TQ3856977269

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

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