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Park Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4757 / 51°28'32"N

Longitude: -0.0042 / 0°0'15"W

OS Eastings: 538701

OS Northings: 177084

OS Grid: TQ387770

Mapcode National: GBR L1.PML

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.W54K

Entry Name: Park Hall

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200300

Location: Greenwich, London, SE10

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenwich West

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Greenwich St Alfege

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Park Hall
TQ 3877 26/G39


Early-mid C18 with much early C19 alteration. Crooms hill elevation: 3½ storeys.
3 windows. Red brick with rusticated stucco quoins. Heavy stucco cornice, with
moulding and dentils, above 2nd floor. Smaller cornice above, with stone-coped
parapet concealing roof. Replaced, recessed sash windows with glazing bars in
segment-headed, shouldered stucco surrounds. At left a 2-storey canted bay with
3 windows, those on ground floor round arched. Round arched central entrance
with radial fanlight over replaced double door of 6 fielded panels. 5 window
elevation to Park in similar style, with sunk panel pilasters in upper half-storey
and segment-headed entrance with architrave and cornice. Considerable later
additions to South-East.
Inside an early C18 staircase with cut string, twist balusters, 2 to a tread,
with square knops graded in height, and ramped handrail. Fluted newel posts.
Carving on side string in upper flights.
The house is said to have been the residence of Sir James Thornhill, painter
of the ceiling in the Painted Hall of the Royal Naval College (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3870177084

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

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