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The Embankment from Battersea Bridge to a Point Opposite the Southwestern Corner of the Royal Hospital Grounds

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelsea Riverside, London

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Latitude: 51.4831 / 51°28'59"N

Longitude: -0.168 / 0°10'4"W

OS Eastings: 527307

OS Northings: 177604

OS Grid: TQ273776

Mapcode National: GBR 6Q.GJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.1ZKG

Plus Code: 9C3XFRMJ+6R

Entry Name: The Embankment from Battersea Bridge to a Point Opposite the Southwestern Corner of the Royal Hospital Grounds

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294183

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203630

ID on this website: 101294183

Location: Chelsea, Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Chelsea Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

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TQ 2777 NE
TQ 2777 NW
15.4.69 The Embankment from
Battersea Bridge to a
point opposite the south-
western corner of The
Royal Hospital grounds


Circa 1874. Esplanade retaining wall built of granite with cast iron lamp posts
numbered up to 64 standing on the parapet having decorative feet and shafts and
starting at Battersea Bridge and continuing to a spot opposite Chelsea Royal Hospital
garden (ie on both sides of the Albert Bridge).

Listing NGR: TQ2730777604

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