History in Structure

The Officers Block (Building Eleven) Royal Arsenal

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.4923 / 51°29'32"N

Longitude: 0.0707 / 0°4'14"E

OS Eastings: 543849

OS Northings: 179067

OS Grid: TQ438790

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.QGX

Mapcode Global: VHHNK.5RQD

Plus Code: 9F32F3RC+W7

Entry Name: The Officers Block (Building Eleven) Royal Arsenal

Listing Date: 26 July 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398177

ID on this website: 101289024

Location: Royal Arsenal West, Greenwich, London, SE18

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Woolwich Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

Tagged with: Architectural structure

Find accommodation in
North Woolwich



9/364 The Officers' Block
(Building eleven)
Royal Arsenal


Ordnance building. 1717-20, by Henry Lidgebird. Flemish bond stock
brick; stone-coped slate mansard roof; brick stacks. Double-depth plan.
3-storeys; symmetrical 11-window range. Panelled doors set in early C18
porch to right and similar porch of C1870 to left.

Gauged brick segmental arches over 4-pane sashes and over smaller C20
two-light casements to second floor with moulded brick string courses to
cill level and beneath parapet, which is raised over central bay. Early
C19 wing of similar materials to rear. Interior noted as having early
C18 joinery, enriched marble fireplaces and staircase to right with fine
wrought-iron balustrade. One of several buildings constructed by
Lidgebird between 1717 and 1720 at the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich.

Listing NGR: TQ4384979067

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.