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The Round House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Havering Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6167 / 51°37'0"N

Longitude: 0.1867 / 0°11'12"E

OS Eastings: 551488

OS Northings: 193136

OS Grid: TQ514931

Mapcode National: GBR SG.XBD

Mapcode Global: VHHN1.6M1J

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201556

Location: Havering, London, RM4

County: London

District: Havering

Electoral Ward/Division: Havering Park

Built-Up Area: Havering

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Collier Row St James and St John, Havering-atte-Bower

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

BROXHILL ROAD
1.
5017
Havering-Atte-Bower
The Round House
TQ 5093/5193 1/10 4.7.52
II*
2.
Circa 1792: built for William Sheldon. Oval villa, stucco, Welsh slate
roof with eaves cornice. Roof culminates in oval copper parapet. Three storeys,
8 double hung sash windows, 3 windows on each flatter side, 1 window to each
rounder side. First and second floor bands. Four pairs of giant Doric pilasters,
with entablatures, at changes in curvature between flatter and rounder sides.
Entrance porch of Doric pilasters and Ionic columns on stylobate; entablature.
Six-fielded panel 2-fold door in round headed reveal with marginal and fanlights.
Rounded ends have 1st floor balconies. Interior walls of 1 ground floor
room covered with early C19 panoramic wallpaper by Dufour and Cie.

Listing NGR: TQ5148893136

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