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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1065384



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: Richmond upon Thames

District Type: London Borough


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 205545

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Richmond Theatre TQ 1775 8/11 28.6.72


2. Theatre. 1899 by Frank Matcham. Red brick with buff terracotta. Facade of 4 storeys the upper set back. Three main bays, the centre widest, the outer ones topped by octagonal towers with copper ogee domes. Projecting central entrance with arch surmounted by broken pediment with statue over. Four round windows above, with ornamental terracotta surrounds. Single storey Doric colonnade to either side of projecting entrance. Arched windows to outer bays. Towers have oral windows and terracotta consoles. Terracotta balustrade over centre and to either side of entrance, and iron balustrade above colonnade. Modern entrance canopy. Fine marble and wood panelled entrance hall and staircase. Elaborately decorated auditorium.

Listing NGR: TQ1792875046

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National Grid Reference: TQ 17928 75046


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