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The Gate House the Old Palace

A Grade I Listed Building in Richmond upon Thames, Richmond upon Thames

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Latitude: 51.4611 / 51°27'40"N

Longitude: -0.3089 / 0°18'32"W

OS Eastings: 517579

OS Northings: 174930

OS Grid: TQ175749

Mapcode National: GBR 75.QSN

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.LJKR

Plus Code: 9C3XFM6R+FC

Entry Name: The Gate House the Old Palace

Listing Date: 10 January 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205684

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: South Richmond

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Richmond

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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(south-west side)
The Old Palace and
The Gatehouse
TQ 1774 NE 20A/5 10.1.50


Incorporates the remains of Henry VII's Palace of 1501. The present buildings now
2 houses mainly C18 and C19. Built in dark red brick and battlemented with an
octagonal turret, and projecting bays at either end and in the centre. Early C19
square headed Tudor Gothic windows.
To the right is the original Palace Gateway (now giving entrance to Old Palace Yard)
with the recently restored arms of Henry VII in a stone porch above the arch and a
room over which is now part of The Gatehouse. The Old Palace is approached from the
Green; the Gatehouse by canopied door just inside the Palace archway. Interiors not

Listing NGR: TQ1758074927

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