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Latitude: 51.4084 / 51°24'30"N
Longitude: -0.3061 / 0°18'21"W
OS Eastings: 517912
OS Northings: 169065
OS Grid: TQ179690
Mapcode National: GBR 79.5HJ
Mapcode Global: VHGR8.NV1Q
Entry Name: The Guildhall
Listing Date: 6 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080065
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203120
Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT1
District: Kingston upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: Grove
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: All Saints, Kingston-on-Thames
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
1934-5. Maurice Webb. Neo Georgian red brick building with Portland stone dressings and tiled roof. Semi-circular plan. Three storeys with square headed twelve paned windows. Horizontally rusticated stone base. Stone band above first floor. To centre of semi-circular elevation a massive square tower with a low octagonal spire and fluted corner pinnacles. Central entrance in base, of tower. Two storey, round headed window above set in open pedimented stone niche with simplified Corinthian columns rising from corbelled balcony. Pictorial references to the Thames displayed upon keystone inside niche, corbels, capitals and on the iron gates. Crest of Kingston set further up the tower. Marble lined circular entrance hall. Central staircase with original opaque glass semi-spherical lamps. Original wall and hanging lights in south west, council chamber, also of opaque glass with bronze trimming.
Listing NGR: TQ1788669005
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