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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: GROTTO IN GROUNDS OF HAMPTON COURT HOUSE

List entry Number: 1253959

Location

GROTTO IN GROUNDS OF HAMPTON COURT HOUSE, CAMPBELL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityRichmond upon ThamesLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Feb-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Oct-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 437275

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History

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Details

TQ 1568 CAMPBELL ROAD

32/3(27) Grotto in grounds of Hampton Court House

18.2.76 II*

Thomas Wright. (Completed by 1769). Stone, shells, bricks. Central arch with two layers of rusticated stone voussoirs. Central bay projects. Two outer bays now covered in foliage. Inside, remains of stuccoed domed ceiling painted with stars, and extensive shellwork. Part of garden layout by Thomas Wright, much of which survives.





Listing NGR: TQ1527768984

Selected Sources

Other
Part 17 Greater London,

National Grid Reference: TQ 15277 68984

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