This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 51.4713 / 51°28'16"N
Longitude: -0.2957 / 0°17'44"W
OS Eastings: 518468
OS Northings: 176078
OS Grid: TQ184760
Mapcode National: GBR 80.23H
Mapcode Global: VHGR2.T8JZ
Entry Name: The Pagoda
Listing Date: 10 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262593
English Heritage Legacy ID: 434596
Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9
District: Richmond upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: North Richmond
Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Richmond
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/10/2017
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW
(Formerly listed as The Pagoda, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)
1761-2. By Sir William Chambers. Grey stock brick. Ten storeys high (163 ft). Octagonal. Each of the upper storeys arcaded and balconied with "Chippendale" Chinese style railing all round, painted in Chinese red on the balcony projections. Each storey sheltered by roofed coving, also painted red. Ring of timber posts support slated roof to ground storey. The Pagoda roof originally of glazed tiles but is now leaded. Originally ornamented with enamelled dragons.
Listing NGR: TQ1885277464
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title 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