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A Grade II Listed Building in Kew, London

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434373

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: London

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

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/10/2017

TQ 1876


(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

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