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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: ELTHAM COURT (ELTHAM PALACE)

List entry Number: 1212906

Location

ELTHAM COURT (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: II*

Date first listed: 06-Jul-1981

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 397444

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 4412 COURT YARD SE9

Eltham Court (Eltham Palace) TQ 4274 53/33C TQ 4274 59/33C

II*

2. 1933-5. By Seely and Paget. Red brick with Chipake stone dressings and hipped tile roofs. In the English Renaissance style. Built on a butterfly plan with one wing, with the living rooms, extending into the medieval Great Hall (AM), the other containing the dining and service rooms. Two storeys with heavy quoins, cill band and balustraded parapet. All cross framed casement windows in the C17 manner. Entrance pavilion between the wings of a rather French character, Loggia, Venetian window above, hipped bell casts roof. On the rear elevation similar pavilions flank a curved arcade of five bays. Rich contemporary, internal decorations by Italian and Swedish designers. Built for and partly designed by Stephen Courtauld.

Listing NGR: TQ4245874010

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National Grid Reference: TQ 42458 74010

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