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The Physic Garden, Gate Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Royal Hospital, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.485 / 51°29'5"N

Longitude: -0.1618 / 0°9'42"W

OS Eastings: 527729

OS Northings: 177826

OS Grid: TQ277778

Mapcode National: GBR 7P.VV

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.4YT0

Plus Code: 9C3XFRMQ+X7

Entry Name: The Physic Garden, Gate Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 24 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203625

Location: Royal Hospital, Kensington and Chelsea, London, SW3

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Royal Hospital

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke and Christ Church Chelsea

Church of England Diocese: London

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24.6.54 The Physic Garden,
gate piers and gates


The Chelsea Physic Garden was established by the Society of Apothecaries in 1676. Swan
Walk boundary has early C18 gate with side pieces and stone capped brick piers. Set in
wall adjoining gate is stone tablet inscribed "Hortus Botanious Societatis
Pharmaceuticae London 1686".

Listing NGR: TQ2772977826

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