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Hampton Court Lion Gates, Richmond upon Thames

Description: Hampton Court Lion Gates

Grade: I
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 205395

OS Grid Reference: TQ1575868791
OS Grid Coordinates: 515758, 168791
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4063, -0.3371

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


Hampton Court, Lion Gates
TQ 1568 32/32 2.9.52


Early C18. Wren. Two Portland stone piers each with paired Doric three-quarter
columns with triglyph frieze and cornice, surmounted by armorial plaques and lions.
Outer screen walls finished with pineapples. Wrought-iron gates with scrollwork,
large central pair flanked by lower gate to either side. The piers have Queen Anne's
monogram, the gates that of George I.

Listing NGR: TQ1575868791

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Source: English Heritage

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