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Forecourt Piers, Richmond upon Thames

Description: Forecourt Piers

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 205453

OS Grid Reference: TQ2113276050
OS Grid Coordinates: 521132, 176050
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4705, -0.2574

Location: 123 A3003, Richmond, Greater London SW14 8SN

Locality: Richmond upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW14 8SN

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Listing Text

(north side)
Mortlake, SW14

No 123, with forecourt piers
TQ 2176 12/5 25.10.51


Circa 1720 with a front probably circa 1770. Two storeys, hipped slated gambrel roof
with 3 dormers. Five windows wide with centre bay shallow projection. Central Roman
Doric pedimented portico with trighyph frieze and paired columns. Later full height
wings to either side without attic. Riverfront similar with similar porch. Interior
has spacious entrance hall with good doorcases and staircase of circa 1720-40.
There is a painting of the house by J M W Turner in the Frick collection, New York
and National Gallery, Washington.

Listing NGR: TQ2113276050

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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