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Description: Gothic Outbuildings East of Gunnersbury House Including Arcade Grotto Shelter and Room Known As Prin
Date Listed: 21 May 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 202563
OS Grid Reference: TQ1917579292
OS Grid Coordinates: 519175, 179292
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5000, -0.2845
GUNNERSBURY AVENUE, W3
Gothic outbuildings East
of Gunnersbury House.
including arcade grotto
shelter and room known
as Princess Amelia's
TQ 1979 15/106D
Late C18 or early C19. Stucco or brick castellated with pinnacles and
buttresses. Arcade of 4 Tudor arches to upper terrace with wooden grilles
and wrought iron gate. Pierced parapets to upper and lower terrace, retaining
walls. South West grotto with imitation rock surfaces South East room
with canted bay to South. Semi-octagonal shelter on South with central
doorway and side windows all with 4 centred arches. Flat roofs. Damaged
in a fire in the war. Princess Amelia was a friend of Walpole (Strawberry
Hill) and may have been influenced by him, if she was responsible for the
Listing NGR: TQ1917579292
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Source: English Heritage
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