Richmond Palace was a royal residence on the River Thames in England which stood in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Situated in what was then rural Surrey, it lay upstream and on the opposite bank from the Palace of Westminster, which was located nine miles (14 km) to the north-east.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richmond_Palace
Richmond Palace was a royal residence on the River Thames in England which stood in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Situated in what was then rural Surrey, it lay upstream and on the opposite bank from the Palace of Westminster, which was located nine miles (14 km) to the north-east.
Richmond Palace was a Tudor Palace, built by King Henry VII, on the banks of the River Thames in Surrey.
Palace in Richmond, Kew & Hampton Court Just off Richmond Green, the attractive remains of Richmond Palace – the main entrance and red-brick gatehouse – date to 1501. Henry VII’s arms are visible above the main gate: the monarch built the Tudor additions to the edifice, although the palace had been in use as a royal residence since 1125.
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Richmond Palace Richmond Palace was built on the site of the old royal residence of Sheen (named from the Old English word for a 'beauty spot') in Surrey along the banks of the Thames.
Henry VIII re-built Richmond Palace, after 1497, and named it after Richmond Castle in Yorkshire. He died in the Palace in 1509, as did Queen Elizabeth 1 in 1603, after spending much of her life in the palace. She went hunting in what is now Richmond Park. Only the palace gatehouse survives.
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Richmond Palace was built by Henry VII in the early 1500s. It was built on the site of a former palace. It is located on the south bank of the River Thames in London, upstream of the Palace of Westminster. In 1502, at Richmond Palace, Henry’s daughter, Princess Elizabeth, became betrothed to King James IV of Scotland.
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All along the stretch of the River Thames, traces of history can be found around every turn. After all, in the area close to St Paul’s Cathedral and Shakespeare’s Globe, little fragments dating back millennia can be found along the Thames foreshore. From the remains of clay pipes to Roman coins, and even fossils of creatures who lived millions of years ago can all be found along the water’s edge.For more information on combing the foreshore, or ‘mudlarking’ as Londoners so fondly refer to it,...
Once occupying the space between Richmond Green and the River Thames, Richmond Palace was constructed at the beginning of the 16th-century by Henry VII. Prior to ascending to the throne, Henry was known as the Earl of Richmond, a title he had won following the Battle of Bosworth. This means that Henry VII actually named Richmond Castle after himself!The palace was built on the site of a much older palace by the name of Sheen. Unfortunately, the majority of this castle was destroyed, or at the...
Although there are sketches and drawings of the palace, our knowledge about Richmond Castle is limited at best. Sadly the Tudor palace was all but demolished in the 17th-century, leaving behind the smallest number of ruins, few of which survive to this day.Following the execution of Charles I, the Commonwealth Parliament sold off the palace for the princely sum of £13,000. This was the case with many of the other Royal residence and buildings up and down the country. The once ornate palace fi...
When visiting London, should you find yourself with a spare half day or so, then I highly recommend leaving the hustle and bustle of the city and heading to the South West area where Richmond can be found. Once there, a deer park, the allegedly haunted Ham House, and plenty of independent boutiques are there to be explored.While in the area, you may also want to make time to visit Richmond Green, which is located a couple of hundred metres from the High Street. While the park itself has littl...
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Richmond Palace for sale: 124 units available from ฿9,000,000 to ฿33,000,000. Richmond Palace for rent: 220 units available from ฿29,000 to ฿95,000 per month (prices are for 1 year rental term).
The average sale price at Richmond Palace is ฿100,891 per sqm. This is 30.9% below current average sale price in Watthana district (฿145,931 per sqm) and 2.3% below the average price in Bangkok (฿103,300 per sqm). Sales prices at Richmond Palace have been rising over the past year. Rental prices at Richmond Palace are 38.0% below average in Watthana and 25.3% below average in Bangkok.
Facilities at Richmond Palace include elevator, parking, 24-hours security, cctv, swimming pool, gym, garden / bbq, playground / kid's area.
Richmond Palace conveniently located just within 950 m or about 11 minutes walk from the Phrom Phong. If you drive, the nearest tollway entrance is located 3.7 km from the condo. Numerous shopsare situated within reach: 1. Miracle Mall Shopping Center is 560 m away (approximately 7 minutes by foot) 2. Tops Supermarket (Sukhumvit 41) – 560 m (7 minutes by foot) 3. Emporium Shopping Mall – 1000 m (6 minutes by car) 4. Sukhumvit 39 Complex – 1.3 km (8 minutes by car) 5. The Manor – 1.5 km (12 minutes by car) The closest schoolsin proximity to Richmond Palace include: 1. Kids Kingdom International Kindergarten, located within 320 m away (approximately 4 minutes by foot) 2. The First Steps International Pre-School – 380 m (5 minutes by foot) 3. The World Buddhist University – 1.4 km (7 minutes by car) 4. Darunalai Sukhumvit School – 1.5 km (9 minutes by car) 5. Thew Brain School Kindergarten – 1.6 km (5 minutes by car) The location, where the condo is situated, offers a good choice of re...
Other condos, located in the same area as Richmond Palace include: 1. Via Botani (เวีย โบทานี)– within 96 m 2. Walden Sukhumvit 39 (วาลเด้น สุขุมวิท 39)– within 110 m 3. H Sukhumvit 43 (เอช สุขุมวิท 43)– within 120 m 4. D.H.Grand Tower (ดี.เอช.แกรนด์ ทาวเวอร์)– within 120 m 5. Charan Tower (จรัญ ทาวเวอร์)– within 160 m 6. Sethiwan Mansion Sukhumvit 49 (เศรษฐีวรรณ แมนชั่น สุขุมวิท 49)– within 190 m 7. Citi Resort Sukhumvit 49 (ซิตี้ รีสอร์ท สุขุมวิท 49)– within 190 m 8. City Resort Sukhumvit 49 (ซิตี้ รีสอร์ท สุขุมวิท49)– within 200 m 9. Piyathip Place (ปิยะทิพย์ เพลส)– within 210 m 10. Tristan (ทริสตัน)– within 210 m Information and statistics for Richmond Palace provided by Hipflat.
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The first noted history of the site that was to become Richmond Palace was in the Domesday book. The manor of Shene (later spelt Sheen) was part of the royal manor of Kingston; it was owned by Otto...
A walk-in wardrobe used by Tudor royalty once part of Queen Elizabeth I's favourite palace is now a three-bedroom home on the market for £4million. Three terraced properties known as the Wardrobe...