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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HAMPTON COURT TILT YARD TOWER

List entry Number: 1065440

Location

HAMPTON COURT TILT YARD TOWER, HAMPTON COURT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityRichmond upon ThamesLondon BoroughNon Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Sep-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 205392

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History

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Details

1. 5028 HAMPTON COURT

Hampton Court Tilt yard tower TQ 1568 32/31 2.9.52

I GV

2. 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: TQ1583468600

Selected Sources

Other
Part 17 Greater London,

National Grid Reference: TQ1583468600

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