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Latitude: 51.4844 / 51°29'3"N
Longitude: -0.1672 / 0°10'1"W
OS Eastings: 527357
OS Northings: 177751
OS Grid: TQ273777
Mapcode National: GBR 6Q.M2
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.1YYG
Entry Name: Wall to South West and Forming Boundary to Garden of Number 25
Listing Date: 5 March 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1227687
English Heritage Legacy ID: 425629
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3
County: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Chelsea Riverside
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: All Saints (Chelsea Old Church)
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2777 NW Oakley Gardens SW3
62/101 Wall to South West,
and forming west
boundary to garden
of No. 25
Garden wall. Mid C16 - mid C17 with later repairs and alterations. C16/C17
wall of random bond brick. Wall of approx. 70m extends from south to north,
rebuilt in early/mid C19 brick to southern end, returns to east for approx.
15m and then approx. 20m to north, the latter section being the most complete
having retained its triangular brick coping. Built as garden wall to the
Manor House built for Henry VIII after 1536 and formed the eastern boundary of
Winchester House, built for James Duke of Hamilton in 1639-49. Included as a
significant remnant of one of the great houses fronting the Thames which
characterised this part of Chelsea.
(Survey of London: pp 67, 69, 70-71.)
Listing NGR: TQ2735777751
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