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Forecourt Railings and Gates to Red Barracks, and Gate Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.489 / 51°29'20"N

Longitude: 0.0545 / 0°3'16"E

OS Eastings: 542733

OS Northings: 178677

OS Grid: TQ427786

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.SGX

Mapcode Global: VHHNJ.WTNW

Plus Code: 9F32F3Q3+JQ

Entry Name: Forecourt Railings and Gates to Red Barracks, and Gate Lodge

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200349

ID on this website: 101358950

Location: Woolwich, 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

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Forecourt railings and gates
to Red Barracks, and gate lodge
TQ 4278 19/255A 19.9.72.


High, cast iron railings with spiked cross bands at centre and base, plain cross
band at top. Column standards with ball finials at intervals. Rusticated grey
brick piers with stone entablature and blocking course. All rest on heavy stone
coping of retaining wall in multicoloured stock brick. Red brick right section,
with single round arched door, leads to pair of heavy sandstone piers with entablature
pediments and ornamental front panels. These hold double doors with pierced
panels. Another red-brick section leads to end wall of 1-storey lodge. Red
brick, with frieze and rusticated quoins of grey brick, stone cornice and pediment,
stone coped plinth. Round headed niche with stone cill.

Listing NGR: TQ4273378677

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