Listings

Last Updated on

Britain, places to visit, attractions, heritageThis is the place to search for places and things of interest to visit in Britain, by name, location, type, keyword – or just have a browse.  It is a growing directory – 700+ entries as of October 2019.  Most entries have links for further information.

49 BANKSIDE

49 BANKSIDE
49 BANKSIDE

A Queen Anne house, situated on the south bank of the Thames between the Globe Theatre and Tate Modern, which has a plaque on the wall declaring that both Christopher Wren and Katherine of Aragon lived in it (not simultaneously). Both assertions are false. The plaque is of unknown date. The house is a private residence.

Region:
Location/Address: 49 Bankside
Southwark
County: London
Post Code: SE1
Main Historic Period: Stuart
Link to featured article: Christopher Wren did not live here
Tip/Nearby: Borough, Southwark Cathedral, Globe, Tate Modern
Primary Management: Private - not open to the public
%d bloggers like this: