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Cedar Court, Kingston upon Thames

Description: Cedar Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 203100

OS Grid Reference: TQ2105470286
OS Grid Coordinates: 521054, 170286
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4187, -0.2605

Location: Cecil Close, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT2 7EH

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT2 7EH

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Listing Text

(north side)
Cedar Court
30.5.51 (formerly listed as
Coombe Wood House)


Built on its present site in 1911-12, but incorporates timbers from a late medieval
timber-framed building in Colchester (probably the Perseverance Inn, demolished in
1910). Large detached house. 2 storeys. Advanced gable to left. 5 bays long
range to right, with two storey advanced bay containing oriel and Tudor arched
wooden doorway. Close timber studding with red brick nogging (some old brick
used). Tiled roof. The interior contains some linenfold panelling of late C15 date
and some later C16 panelling; also some specimens of heraldic glass dating from the
15th to the 17th centuries, collected by the original owner, an antiquarian. The
house was considerably extended in 1915 in the Tudor style. The traditional
connection of the house with Catherine Parr, 6th wife of Henry VIII is probably

Listing NGR: TQ2105470286

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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