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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.


List entry Number: 1254053



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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Richmond upon Thames

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Feb-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Oct-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 437415

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Hampton Court House

TQ 16 NE 7/3 TQ 15 68 32/3

II 18.2.76


1757 with C19 additions, and alterations. Built for the mistress of the Earl of Halifax and now an old peoples' home. Two main storeys, basement and attic. Entrance front C19, 7 bays wide [1:1:3:1:1]. End bays project. Centre piece is a 3 window canted bay surmounted with a dome and cupola. Brown brick with stone dressings above a chanelled stucco basement. Stone cornice, blocking course and balustrated parapet. To either side, set back, are 2 storey wings. To the front a pair of single storey pavilios with arched windows. Garden front C18. 2 storeys plus basement to attic. 11 bays, 5 bay projecting centre. Single storey wings of 3 bays to either side. Cornice, subsidiary cornice between main storeys. Outer bays with stucco Doric pilasters. Steps to central entrance. To the north, a glazed conservatory circa 1870, and a ballroom (now used as a theatre). This imposing building has a large frieze of Tuscan pilaster and a heavy pedimented cornice. Coloured brick work to lower wall. Interior not seen.

Selected Sources

Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

National Grid Reference: TQ 15370 69009


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