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26 and 28, Thames Street, Kingston upon Thames

Description: 26 and 28, Thames Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 203191

OS Grid Reference: TQ1786969331
OS Grid Coordinates: 517869, 169331
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4108, -0.3066

Location: Thames Street, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT1 1PX

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
Nos 26 and 28

Late C17 or early C18 altered, now one shop, formerly separate premises. Modern
shop on ground floor. Upper floors refaced with early C20 half-timbering (of little
interest). Separate roofs to each building: No 26 has a slated front slope on
eaves; No 28 has a steeply pitched tiled roof behind a parapet. At the back to the
churchyard, the buildings remain separate. No 26 has an early C18, or late C17,
plum brick rear wall one bay wide, with dentil eaves cornice and steeply pitched,
tiled roof with some peg tiles. No 28 projects beyond No 26. Mid to late 17th
century. Brown brick with red dressings. 2 bays, the left hand narrower,
containing door to ground floor. Three storeys. Square headed sash windows
(renewed). Elaborate shouldered relieving arches over windows and door to ground
and first floor with strong keystones, in cut brick. Hipped, tiled roof joining
front slope at right angles. Moulded eaves cornice.

Listing NGR: TQ1786969331

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Source: English Heritage

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