TQ3877 : Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: King Charles' Quarter Building

taken 18 days ago, near to Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: King Charles' Quarter Building
Greenwich: Old Royal Naval College: King Charles' Quarter Building
This is the western fašade of the building which is Grade I Listed. The Historic England website describes this side of the building thus:-

"Completed in limestone ashlar to the designs of John Yenn between 1811 and 1814. West front of 23 bays, with 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. Inscription in frieze of centrepiece "GEORGIUS III REX A.REGNI IV AD MDCCCXIV"."
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 30 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Historic Building 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3848 7792 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.9973N 0:0.4240W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3847 7784
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