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The Old Court House, Richmond upon Thames

Description: The Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 205356

OS Grid Reference: TQ1539768645
OS Grid Coordinates: 515397, 168645
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4051, -0.3423

Location: Hampton Court Road, Richmond, Greater London KT8 9BW

Locality: Richmond upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT8 9BW

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Listing Text

In the entry for HAMPTON COURT GREEN
32/19 (south side)

The Old Court House
the previous listing date shall be deleted


In the entry for HAMPTON COURT GREEN
32/19 (south side)

The Old Court House
the grade shall be amended to read II*


(south side)

The Old Court House
TQ 1568 32/19 2.9.52


Early C18, altered late C18 and later. Three storeys. Brown brick with red dressings.
Irregular front with most of the original covered by later additions which include a
full-height canted bay in yellow brick to the left and a 3-window rectangular projection
to the right of which only one bay belongs to The Old Court House (see Paper House
below). Between these bays are remains of original front. The house was leased to
Christopher Wren in 1708 and lived in by him until his death in 1723. Includes old
fountain basin in rear garden. (R.C.H.M. Middx. Vol.)

Listing NGR: TQ1539768645

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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