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The Trumpeters' House

A Grade I Listed Building in Richmond upon Thames, London

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Latitude: 51.4607 / 51°27'38"N

Longitude: -0.3096 / 0°18'34"W

OS Eastings: 517529

OS Northings: 174883

OS Grid: TQ175748

Mapcode National: GBR 75.QMB

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.LK52

Plus Code: 9C3XFM6R+74

Entry Name: The Trumpeters' House

Listing Date: 10 January 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205577

Also known as: Trumpeters' House

ID on this website: 101357749

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: South Richmond

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

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The Trumpeter's House
TQ 1774 NE 20A/1 10.1.50


On the site of the Palace Middle Gate. Important early C18 house. Built for
Mr Hill, the brother of Mrs Masham.
The principal elevation faces the garden. It is of 2 storeys and 11 bays wide
with a central pedimented portico with 2 pairs of Doric columns and triglyph frieze.
The back faces Old Palace Yard. It is 2 storeys high, 10 bays wide (4:1:5) with
the centre bay projecting and the left-hand bays set back. Brick-faced with modillion
eaves cornice. The centre bay is gabled with late C18/early C19 stucco facing.
The name is derived from 2 medieval figures of trumpeters which used to stand outside
the Old Palace Yard entrance.

Listing NGR: TQ1752974883

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