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Latitude: 51.4056 / 51°24'20"N
Longitude: -0.3388 / 0°20'19"W
OS Eastings: 515645
OS Northings: 168703
OS Grid: TQ156687
Mapcode National: GBR 6G.97R
Mapcode Global: VHGR8.2XRV
Entry Name: Hampton Court Tilt Yard Tower
Listing Date: 2 September 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065440
English Heritage Legacy ID: 205392
Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, KT8
District: Richmond upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: Hampton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Esher
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mark, Teddington and St John the Baptist, Hampton Wick
Church of England Diocese: London
5028 HAMPTON COURT
Tilt yard tower
TQ 1568 32/31 2.9.52
Tower on wall between Tilt yard and The Wilderness, from which to observe tournaments.
Early C16, with later modifications. Red brick. Three storeys. One window wide, with
further bay set back to right. Castellated parapet with stone dressing. Arched window
to ground floor segmental above, rebuilt later. Built by Henry VIII. Only survivor
of the original 5 towers.
Listing NGR: TQ1564568703
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