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Sessions House, Kingston upon Thames

Description: Sessions House

Grade: II
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

Location: 2 Berrylands Road, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT6 6AQ

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT6 6AQ

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Listing Text

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

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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