History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Doughty House

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond upon Thames, London

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.4521 / 51°27'7"N

Longitude: -0.2981 / 0°17'53"W

OS Eastings: 518355

OS Northings: 173940

OS Grid: TQ183739

Mapcode National: GBR 81.7JS

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.SR9P

Entry Name: Doughty House

Listing Date: 17 May 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432171

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW10

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Ham, Petersham and Richmond Riverside

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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

22/25/3 (East side)
17-MAY-99 142


House mid C18 with later C18, mid C19 and early alterations. Gallery c1880 for Sir Francis Cook, extended 1915 by Brewer Smith and Brewer for Sir Frederick Cook is separately listed. House, stock brick, stone rustication and dressings, hipped slate roof. Three storeys and basement, five bays. Central 3 bays break forward under pediment. Ground floor and basement rusticated stone, stone doorcase with flat canopy on ornate piers with lion head brackets. Pair of oak fielded panelled doors under fanlight, reached by flight of steps over area. Windows all sashes, at first floor in stone pedimented eared architraves, at second floor eared architraves with linking stone cill band. Central first floor debased Palladian window, above a tripartite window with raised stone panels between. Pediment with modillion cornice and open occulus. Parapet with pineapples at angles. Right return of 4 bays central bays breaking forward under plain pediment, continuing treatment of entrance front. Interior. Ionic screen with added wrought iron gates and overthrow. Modillion cornice. Pulvinated doorcases with panelled linings. Stone stair with iron balustrade and mahogony rail, to first floor. C18 moulded dado rail. Early C20 niche to ground floor, C19 rear stair wall and niches. Double drawing room with Ionic screen on iron columns. Plain panelled walls, moulded dado. Pedimented doorcases with foliate pulvinated friezes. Eared chimneypiece with oak leaf pulvinated frieze. Rear wall pushed out early C20. Dining room walls reclad covering former panelling and door openings. First floor front room chimney piece with eared architrave and foliate pulvinated frieze. Flanking alcoves with shaped heads. Mid C18 doorcases and six panelled doors.

The Builder, 8 October, 1915

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.