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Tennis Court, Richmond upon Thames

Description: Tennis Court

Grade: I
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 205386

OS Grid Reference: TQ1583168581
OS Grid Coordinates: 515831, 168581
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4044, -0.3361

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

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

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Listing Text


Tennis Court
TQ 1568 32/38 2.9.52


Tennis Court Circa 1625 remodelled 1661 with C18 derestory windows in heightened wall.
Brick built with steep hipped tiled roof. Blind lower wall, with late C17 Portland
stone dressings. Above, continuous strip of glazing with narrow overlapping glass
panes, 10 full bays wide. Coved cornice above. Stone string course between windows
and lower wall. Gallery in front of windows. Interior a single tall space, with
aisles for viewing to south and east, the upper wall supported on timber Doric columns.
Timber boarded roof. Castellated Tudor range adjoins the Tennis Court to the south.

Listing NGR: TQ1583168581

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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