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Clock Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Thames, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3943 / 51°23'39"N

Longitude: -0.3044 / 0°18'15"W

OS Eastings: 518063

OS Northings: 167507

OS Grid: TQ180675

Mapcode National: GBR 79.ZY6

Mapcode Global: VHGRG.N6YY

Entry Name: Clock Tower

Listing Date: 6 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203098

Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT6

County: London

District: Kingston upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mark's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Surbiton St Andrew and St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 1867 NW
TQ 1867 SW
11A/9
11B/9

KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES
CLAREMONT ROAD
Clock Tower

II

Square, stone-faced Gothic clock tower erected 1905-1906.

The tower has four stages. Each face is similar. The bottom stage rises from a stepped base. It has diagonal buttresses and a recessed niche crowned with an arched, cusped canopy, side pinnacles, gablet containing oculus and finial. The niche on the south side contains a bronze, oval medallion with bust of Edward VII. The second stage is blank, except for two small loopholes and a small trefoil. The third stage contains a triple lancet window with louvred lights. Cornice above. The top stage, containing the clock faces, is corbelled out slightly. The clock faces are set beneath gablets with carved label stops and finials. There are corner pinnacles and the stage is crowned with stone lantern carried on flying buttresses, with a spirelet and carved finial and wrought iron weather vane incorporating the letters 'A.E.'.

Listing NGR: TQ1806467501

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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