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Inigo Jones's Gateway in Chiswick Park, Hounslow

Description: Inigo Jones's Gateway in Chiswick Park

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 May 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 202434

OS Grid Reference: TQ2104877599
OS Grid Coordinates: 521048, 177599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4844, -0.2581

Location: A316, Hounslow, Greater London W4 2RW

Locality: Hounslow
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W4 2RW

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Listing Text

Inigo Jones's Gateway
in Chiswick Park
TQ 2177 20/105A


1621; removed from Beaufort House, Chelsea, 1738. Brick cement rendered,
with stone dressings. Round-headed arch with keystone and vermiculated
rustication. Flanked by Roman Doric columns with entablature and pediment.
C18 side walls have broad stone cappings and ball-terminals, tablets inscribed
"Builded by Inigo Jones at Chelsea 1621", and "Given by Sir Hans Sloane,
Baronet to the Earl of Burlington 1738". Wrought iron gates. NMR. See
"On Beaufort House gate at Chiswick" by Alexander Pope.

Chiswick House, the garden buildings and ornaments form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ2104877599

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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