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Privy Garden

A Grade I Listed Building in Molesey, London

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Latitude: 51.401 / 51°24'3"N

Longitude: -0.3375 / 0°20'14"W

OS Eastings: 515747

OS Northings: 168194

OS Grid: TQ157681

Mapcode National: GBR 6G.HM8

Mapcode Global: VHGRG.31GV

Plus Code: 9C3XCM27+92

Entry Name: Privy Garden

Listing Date: 2 September 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205394

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, KT8

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Hampton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Esher

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mark, Teddington and St John the Baptist, Hampton Wick

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


Privy Garden
TQ 1568 32/37 2.9.52


Late C17 screens by Tijou at south end of Privy Garden, and associated walls to Privy
Garden. Railings include 12 Tijou wrought-iron panels, with rich scrollwork, carbouches,
grotesque faces, swags and inset panels with various motifs, thisties, monograms, rosed,
harps and others. Flanked by openwork piers surmounted by crowns. Originally intended
for Fountain Garden. Erected in Privy Garden 1701, removed to V&A in mid C19 and
restored 1902.

Listing NGR: TQ1574768194

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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