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Conservatory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5911 / 52°35'28"N

Longitude: -2.1413 / 2°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 390526

OS Northings: 299267

OS Grid: SO905992

Mapcode National: GBR 19H.FJ

Mapcode Global: WHBFZ.24MD

Plus Code: 9C4VHVR5+FF

Entry Name: Conservatory

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378644

Location: Park, Wolverhampton, WV1

County: Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Description


WOLVERHAMPTON

SO99NW WEST PARK
895-1/5/360 Conservatory

GV II

Conservatory. 1896. By Dan Gibson. Brick with terracotta
dressings; timber superstructure on iron stanchions. 3 gabled
bays, the central bay with rectangular lantern; gabled porches
to front and returns. Bays defined by terracotta Ionic
pilasters; dentilled timber entablature and dentilled gables;
small-paned glazing in round-headed panels; similar panels to
lantern, which has glazed domical vault. Porch has paired
Ionic angle pilasters and entablature; paired half-glazed
doors with fanlight; steps had terracotta urns to foot,
missing at time of resurvey (1990). Similar porches to
returns, gabled to front. West Park was laid out by V.H.
Vertegans, 1879-81, on the site of Broad Meadows racecourse.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.326; Wolverhampton Borough Council: Report on West
Park: 1989-; Register of Parks and Gardens.).


Listing NGR: SO9052699267

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