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Latitude: 51.3574 / 51°21'26"N
Longitude: -0.374 / 0°22'26"W
OS Eastings: 513311
OS Northings: 163286
OS Grid: TQ133632
Mapcode National: GBR 5Q.6DH
Mapcode Global: VHFV5.G4MS
Entry Name: The Belvedere, 250 Yards South West of Claremont House
Listing Date: 14 August 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1030204
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286689
Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT10
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Esher
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
TQ 16SW BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE CLAREMONT PARK
5/119 The Belvedere, 250
14.8.53. yards South west of
Belvedere. Circa 1716 by Sir John Vanbrugh. Colourwashed brick with tiled roof. H
shaped with four square, 3-stage, battlemtented corner towers. Two storeys to centre.
Three bays to each side with arched windows, mostly blocked, under projecting brick
imposts, continued as plat bands around the building. Rendered, projecting cills.
Blocked, arched door to south corner in vaulted porch recess. Belvedere in dilapidated
state at time of resurvey.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p161.
DOWNES J.K. : ENGLISH BAROQUE ARCHITECTUR (1966) p84, ill 258.
DOWNES J.K. : VANBRUGH (1977) pp100-1, 107. ills 115,116,118.
Listing NGR: TQ1331163286
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