This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.4784 / 51°28'42"N
Longitude: -0.2908 / 0°17'26"W
OS Eastings: 518791
OS Northings: 176879
OS Grid: TQ187768
Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.HD1
Mapcode Global: VHGR2.X34H
Entry Name: Campanile
Listing Date: 25 May 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1251642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 434373
Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9
District: Richmond upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: Kew
Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Kew St Anne
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/10/2017
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW
(Formerly listed as Campanile, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)
1850. By Decimus Burton.
A stock brick tower in the form of an Italian Romanesque campanile to house water tanks and provide a chimney for the Palm House, with which it was connected by subterranean flues. Yellow brick with red dressings. Square, tapering, with arcades upon tall vertical pilasters. Octagonal upper stage. Built by Grissell in 1847 for £988.
(History of the King's Works).
Listing NGR: TQ1885277464
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings