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Inigo Jones's Gateway in Chiswick Park

A Grade I Listed Building in Hounslow, London

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Latitude: 51.4844 / 51°29'3"N

Longitude: -0.2581 / 0°15'29"W

OS Eastings: 521048

OS Northings: 177599

OS Grid: TQ210775

Mapcode National: GBR 8T.CLP

Mapcode Global: VHGQX.GYXF

Entry Name: Inigo Jones's Gateway in Chiswick Park

Listing Date: 21 May 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202434

Location: Hounslow, London, W4

County: London

District: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Chiswick Homefields

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Chiswick

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

Inigo Jones's Gateway
in Chiswick Park
TQ 2177 20/105A


1621; removed from Beaufort House, Chelsea, 1738. Brick cement rendered,
with stone dressings. Round-headed arch with keystone and vermiculated
rustication. Flanked by Roman Doric columns with entablature and pediment.
C18 side walls have broad stone cappings and ball-terminals, tablets inscribed
"Builded by Inigo Jones at Chelsea 1621", and "Given by Sir Hans Sloane,
Baronet to the Earl of Burlington 1738". Wrought iron gates. NMR. See
"On Beaufort House gate at Chiswick" by Alexander Pope.

Chiswick House, the garden buildings and ornaments form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ2104877599

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