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Walls of Old Garden, Hammersmith and Fulham

Description: Walls of Old Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 201785

OS Grid Reference: TQ2424176026
OS Grid Coordinates: 524241, 176026
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4696, -0.2127

Location: 5 Steeple Close, Hammersmith, Greater London SW6 6EA

Locality: Hammersmith and Fulham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW6 6EA

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

TQ 2476 and TQ 2475 FULHAM PALACE SW6

10/45 and 11/45 Walls of old garden

The description shall be amended to read;

Garden Walls. Mid/late C15, altered early C16 and rebuilt c.1765. Wall to front
(West) of mid/late C15 English bond red brick with blocked bee boles; upper courses
of C18 brick; entrance to centre has hood mould over 4-centred triple-chamfered
arch with label mould over worn stone panel set in crow-stepped gable. Other
walls rebuilt c.1765 in Flemish bond brick. Encloses area of approx. 110 x lOOm.
The C16/17 Bishops of Fulham Palace were noted for their botanical imports (from
throughout the world) into this garden.


TQ 2476 and TQ 2475 FULHAM PALACE SW6

10/45 and 11/45

7.5.54 Walls of old garden.


Red and brown brick walls surrounding old garden to south east. Early 16th
Century red brick wall on north-west side has 4 centred arch with crow-
stepped gable. Remaining walls of later date in brown brick with occasional
buttress piers.

Listing NGR: TQ2424276026

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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