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Gates and Screen to Latimer House and Holly House Holly House Latimer House, Hounslow

Description: Gates and Screen to Latimer House and Holly House Holly House Latimer House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 202524

OS Grid Reference: TQ2153777804
OS Grid Coordinates: 521537, 177804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4861, -0.2510

Location: 20 Church Street, Hounslow, Greater London W4 2PD

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

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(west side)
TQ 2177 NE 1/182 11.7.51 Latimer House.
TQ 2177 NE 1/182A Holly House.
Garden Wall, iron
gates and screen to
Latimer House and
Holly House.

the description shall be amended to read as follows:

Detached house, now 2 houses. C16 origins, substantially altered in
more than one phase during C17, front elevation rebuilt and roof
converted to a mansard in C18. C19 left hand extension. Brown brick
in Flemish Bond with red brick dressings; cement rendered ground floor
and basement. Plain bands at 1st and 2nd floor levels. Slated roof
with 3 dormers visible to rear. 3 storeys and basement. 5 windows plus
1 to to left hand extension and 3 to right hand projecting 2-storey
extension. Central entrance having 6-panelled door with overlight;
approached by steps. Flush-framed hornless sashes; upper floors under
gauged brick flat arches with keystones. Parapet. Rear elevation has
Artisan Mannerist brick doorcase with blocked windows above. Interior
features include date C17 dogleg stair with turned balusters and square
newels (Latimer House), plain panelling and cornices, chimney pieces,
doors. Holly House has a mahogony, panelled rear ground floor room
with folding shutters having H hinges, chimneypiece and 6-panel doors
with large cornices to cases. Attached garden walls to rear and
attached low wall to front with cast iron railings having torch flambe
finials and a good wrought iron gate with scroll-patterned standards
and overthrow with monogram containing the letters T,E and M. The
parents of Thomas Mawson, baptised 1684, were Thomas and Elizabeth.


(West Side)

TQ 2177 NE 1/182 11.7.51. Latimer House.
Holly House.
TQ 2177 NE 1/182A - Garden wall, iron
gates and screen to
Latimer House
and Holly House.


C18. Formerly 1 house. Brown brick, red dressings, cement rendered ground
floor and basement. 3 storeys and basement 5 double-hung sashes in reveals
with flat arches. 2nd floor band, parapet. Left hand modern 3-storey
1 window wing. Right hand "Guardship" - projecting, 2-storey, 3 window
wing, ground floor now a garage. Good wrought iron screen and gate. Includes
garden wall. NMR.

Listing NGR: TQ2153777804

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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