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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE NORTH EAST BUILDING QUEEN ANNE'S QUARTER

List entry Number: 1290044

Location

ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE NORTH EAST BUILDING QUEEN ANNE'S QUARTER, ROMNEY ROAD SE10

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityGreenwichLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 08-Jun-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 395863

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History

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Details

1. 4412 ROMNEY ROAD SE10 (North Side)

Royal Naval College North-East building "Queen Anne's Quarter" TQ 3878 15/G107A TQ 3877 26/G107A

I

2. Begun 1699 to designs of Sir Christopher Wren. Completed by Campbell and Ripley in 1750. East front of 23 bays. Portland stone ashlar. 2 storeys and basement. Slightly projecting 3-bay centre and ends the latter of 3 storeys, rusticated, with balustraded parapet. Corinthian pilasters support full length entablature. Low pitched slated roof. Pediment over 3-bay centre with all windows deeply recessed, those on lower floors round headed with flat surround and sunk panels below. Centre attic window in high, round arch reaching into pediment and resting on Doric columns. Enriched springing strings to ground and 1st floor arches. All windows sashes with glazing bars, the rest in plain reveals. Cill bands on both floors. Entrance on axis with lampholder on wrought iron bracket above. North front 3 storeys, 7 windows. Main entablature, at 2nd floor level, rests on attached Corinthian columns and pilasters and has pediment at centre of either side. Lighter entablature and balustraded parapet to 2nd floor. Lower floors rusticated. Quir Quintuple keystones to sash windows with glazing bars, those on 1st floor with Corinthian pilasters and entablature, those on ground floor with moulded architrave, Gibbs surround and pediment. On both floors round arched niches alternate with windows. Flat arched central entrance of 2-storey height to courtyard behind. West front 23 bays wmth slightly projecting 3-bay centre and ends. 2 storeys and basement. 3-storey ends. Corinthian pilasters divide bays and support entablature with modillion cornice and balustraded parapet except in centre, where parapet is high and solid and at ends where rusticated top floor has another entablature and balustraded parapet over. 1st floor band behind pilasters. Moulded architraves to sash windows with glazing bars except in ends where reveals are plain.

Listing NGR: TQ3862878007

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National Grid Reference: TQ 38628 78007

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