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Latitude: 51.447 / 51°26'49"N
Longitude: 0.0479 / 0°2'52"E
OS Eastings: 542411
OS Northings: 173987
OS Grid: TQ424739
Mapcode National: GBR MS.JS3
Mapcode Global: VHHNQ.SW6M
Entry Name: Great Hall of Eltham Palace
Listing Date: 8 June 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079041
English Heritage Legacy ID: 200288
Location: Greenwich, London, SE9
Electoral Ward/Division: Eltham South
Built-Up Area: Greenwich
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Eltham St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
4412 COURT YARD SE9
Great Hall of
TQ 4273 59/W33
Circa 1479. Stone faced building of 6 bays with stepped buttresses between bays.
Cornice with gargoyles and restored parapet. Paired 2-light windows with cusped
heads under 4-centred arches. Transept-like North and South projections at West
end with deep niches on West faces, the Northern one blocked. Door, in right
bay of North face, has square hoodmould and restored carving in spandrels. Western
gabled end of old brick shows tenon holes from roof members of former additional
building. High pitched tiled roof.
Inside the hall upper walls stone faced, lower parts cement rendered, over brick.
Hammer-beam roof with double hollow-chamfered members. Restored pendants. Wood
gallery at West end a restoration of screens passage. Large double doors at
North and South of East end; and 2 blocked entrances under 4-centred heads in
East Wall. At West end projecting bays North and South with stellar vaulting
to roofs, long windows in ends. Rendered West wall has 2 doorways.
Listing NGR: TQ4241173987
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