Description: Sessions House
Date Listed: 6 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 203109
OS Grid Reference: TQ1849567375
OS Grid Coordinates: 518495, 167375
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3931, -0.2982
TQ 1867 SW KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES EWELL ROAD
TQ 1867 SE (east side)
11B/17 No 17
11C/17 (Sessions House)
Former Council Offices. 1898. 2 storeys, 5 bays wide. Red brick with stone
dressings and stone quoins. The centre bay is stone-faced and set slightly forward,
containing the entrance. Arched doorway with wrought iron balcony above to a
round-arched window with shouldered stone architrave with scrolled feet. The
windows in the side bays are segmental-arched on the ground floor, round-arched on
the 1st floor, both with shouldered architraves. Steep-pitched, hipped slate roof.
Stone eaves cornice, with an open pediment over the centre bay containing a
cartouche. Centre cupola containing a clock. Prominent slab-like chimneys to
either side. Lower two storey wings to either side, with single storey wings in
front. Two storey symmetrical return to left of nine bays. Central and side bays
project and have pediments, the central segmental the others triangular.
Listing NGR: TQ1849567375
Source: English Heritage
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