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Tunnel Under Hampton Court Road Near Its Junction with Hogarth Way, Richmond upon Thames

Description: Tunnel Under Hampton Court Road Near Its Junction with Hogarth Way

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 205423

OS Grid Reference: TQ1427969425
OS Grid Coordinates: 514279, 169425
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4123, -0.3582

Location: Hampton Court Road, Richmond, Greater London TW12 2EJ

Locality: Richmond upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: TW12 2EJ

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Listing Text

(south side)

Tunnel under Hampton Court
Road near its junction with
Hogarth Way
TQ 1469 30/29 2.9.52


Mid/late C18. Possibly by Capability Brown. Possibly built to provide a direct
route from Garrick's Villa and Garrick's Shakespeare Temple. It has battered sides
faced with flint nodules and a segmental arched tunnel vault lined with slag. The
southern end is treated as the opening of a picturesque grotto.

Listing NGR: TQ1428269426

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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