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13 and 15, Church Street, Kingston upon Thames

Description: 13 and 15, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 203095

OS Grid Reference: TQ1794469290
OS Grid Coordinates: 517944, 169290
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4104, -0.3055

Location: Church Street, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT1 1RJ

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT1 1RJ

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Listing Text

(west side)
Nos 13 and 15


C17 altered. Originally 2, 2 storeyed cottages, each one bay wide. Third storey
added C19. Ground floors now combined into a single shop but upper floors are still
separate. There is a modern shop front on the ground floors. The upper floors are
rendered, with a band at 2nd floor level. Although the roofs were raised in the
C19, some of the original C17 principal timbers survive. Both houses had double
roofs. Tie beams survive at front and rear in both as well as some of the original
principal rafters, also, in the northern truss of the back roof in No 15, a raking
queen strut, and, in the back slope of the front roof of No 13, a butt purlin. Also
surviving in No 15 (above ground floor level) the original brick chimney stack with
grouped rectangular flues, and, just below the tie beam of the northern roof truss
at the rear, a 3-light timber-framed window with diamond mullions.

Listing NGR: TQ1794469290

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Source: English Heritage

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