Clock Tower

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1080097

Date first listed: 06-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: Clock Tower, Claremont Road, Kingston upton Thames

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: Clock Tower, Claremont Road, Kingston upton Thames

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Kingston upon Thames (London Borough)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: TQ1806467501

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History

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Details

TQ 1867 NW TQ 1867 SW 11A/9 11B/9

KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES CLAREMONT ROAD Clock Tower II

Square, stone-faced Gothic clock tower erected 1905-1906.

The tower has four stages. Each face is similar. The bottom stage rises from a stepped base. It has diagonal buttresses and a recessed niche crowned with an arched, cusped canopy, side pinnacles, gablet containing oculus and finial. The niche on the south side contains a bronze, oval medallion with bust of Edward VII. The second stage is blank, except for two small loopholes and a small trefoil. The third stage contains a triple lancet window with louvred lights. Cornice above. The top stage, containing the clock faces, is corbelled out slightly. The clock faces are set beneath gablets with carved label stops and finials. There are corner pinnacles and the stage is crowned with stone lantern carried on flying buttresses, with a spirelet and carved finial and wrought iron weather vane incorporating the letters 'A.E.'.

Listing NGR: TQ1806467501

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 203098

Legacy System: LBS

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