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Royal Arsenal Building 18

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4942 / 51°29'38"N

Longitude: 0.0708 / 0°4'14"E

OS Eastings: 543849

OS Northings: 179278

OS Grid: TQ438792

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.JJF

Mapcode Global: VHHNK.5PRY

Entry Name: Royal Arsenal Building 18

Listing Date: 9 July 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468767

Location: Greenwich, London, SE18

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Woolwich Riverside

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Woolwich St Mary Magdalene with St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 4479 PLUMSTEAD ROAD SE18
(North side)

786- /9/10071 Royal Arsenal
Building 18

GV II

Offices. 1855-6, by Lt Col R S Beatson, R E, extended to W pre-1888 and later to E. Brick with stone dressings, ridge and lateral stacks and a hipped slate roof. 2 storeys; 6:7:8-window range with 2/2-pane sashes. Symmetrical front, with ashlar plinth, ground-floor cill band, plat band and frieze; centra11854 section has 3-bay pedimented centre set forward with paired pilasters and double doors to ashlar porch. Outer sections in same style, 4:4-range to the W with a lateral stack and a lower porch at the end set back with round-arched doorway, fanlight and double-panelled doors; 2:4-section to the E. Interior has a central stair hall with a rear dog-leg stair with ornate cast-iron balusters and a heavy wreathed rail; 6~panel doors, moulded cornicing, and large round-arched stair sash to rear. Included as a significant surviving element prominently sited within the group of historic buildings at Woolwich Arsenal.


Listing NGR: TQ4384979278

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

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