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Latitude: 51.4526 / 51°27'9"N
Longitude: 0.2824 / 0°16'56"E
OS Eastings: 558682
OS Northings: 175097
OS Grid: TQ586750
Mapcode National: GBR X5.9VG
Mapcode Global: VHHNV.VR49
Entry Name: Octagonal Tower in the Grounds of the Warren
Listing Date: 17 June 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387303
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475253
Location: Swanscombe and Greenhithe, Dartford, Kent, DA9
Civil Parish: Swanscombe and Greenhithe
Built-Up Area: Swanscombe
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Greenhithe St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 5875 SE SWANSCOMBE AND GREENHITHE HIGH STREET
989/9/10017 Octagonal Tower in the
grounds of The Warren
Gazebo. Late C18 or early C19 with windows and roof covering replaced in early C20. Built of flint with red brick dressings and plaintiled roof. Octagonal in plan. One storey and basement. Continuous wooden casement to three sides. Entrance up stairs to rear. This building was originally sited in Ingress Park and was positioned to take advantage of views of the River Thames. Sir William Chambers is known to have designed an enlargement of the house and garden buildings about 1772 but this building cannot at present be positively identified as his work. It forms part of a series of garden buildings in Ingress Park.
Listing NGR: TQ5868275097
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