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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: GREAT HALL OF ELTHAM PALACE

List entry Number: 1079041

Location

GREAT HALL OF ELTHAM PALACE, COURT YARD SE9

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityGreenwichLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 08-Jun-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 200288

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 4412 COURT YARD SE9 (South end)

Great Hall of Eltham Palace TQ 4273 59/W33

I

2. 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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National Grid Reference: TQ 42411 73987

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