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Latitude: 51.4604 / 51°27'37"N
Longitude: -0.3121 / 0°18'43"W
OS Eastings: 517360
OS Northings: 174839
OS Grid: TQ173748
Mapcode National: GBR 75.Q0T
Mapcode Global: VHGR2.JKWB
Entry Name: Asgill House
Listing Date: 10 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180412
English Heritage Legacy ID: 205575
Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9
District: Richmond upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: South Richmond
Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Richmond
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
5028 OLD PALACE LANE
TQ 17 SE 4/3 10.1.50
Designed by Sir Robert Taylor. Completed 1767 as a weekend retreat for
Sir Charles Asgill, Lord Mayor of London. Illustrated in Vol IV of Vitruvius
Three storeys high, 5 windows wide with a projecting canted central bay on the river
front with wings either side. Central pedimented bay to first floor. Altered and
extended in the C19 but recently restored to its original appearance. Stone-faced
with rusticated ground floor. Slated roof with deep bracketed eaves. Windows arched
to ground floor, square headed sashes above. Inside on the first floor the octagan
room contains paintings by Andrea Casali.
Listing NGR: TQ1736074839
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