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The Wardrobe, Richmond upon Thames

Description: The Wardrobe

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 205576

OS Grid Reference: TQ1756274907
OS Grid Coordinates: 517562, 174907
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4609, -0.3092

Location: The Wardrobe, Richmond, Greater London TW9 1PA

Locality: Richmond upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: TW9 1PA

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Listing Text


Nos 1 to 3 (consec)
The Wardrobe

TQ 1774 NE 20A/2 12.10.78


Long 2-storey range with 11 irregularly-spaced windows at first floor. Faced partly
with C18 brickwork, partly C16 diapered brick with blue headers. Possibly originally
part of the servants' quarters of Henry VII's palace.
Garden front C18. Modillion eaves cornice. Three centre bays pedimented.
Behind the brick facing, the walls are timber-framed and may even survive from the
Medieval palace which was burnt down in 1493.

Listing NGR: TQ1757074916

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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