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Palm House, Botanical Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4669 / 52°28'0"N

Longitude: -1.9291 / 1°55'44"W

OS Eastings: 404914

OS Northings: 285440

OS Grid: SP049854

Mapcode National: GBR 5SF.YK

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.J817

Entry Name: Palm House, Botanical Gardens

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217794

Location: Birmingham, B15

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Edgbaston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston St George with St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

WESTBOURNE ROAD
1.
sic%
Edgbaston B15
Palm House,
Botanical Gardens
SP 0485 SE 43/6
II GV
2.
1871. Big square glass house with pyramidal roof rising in 2 stages, supported
externally by panelled Corinthian pilasters on a blue brick plinth and thin
moulded vertical glazing bars. Interior with central square enclosed by round
headed iron arcades on twisted Corinthian columns with scrolling openwork
spandrels. It connects on the right with the West Terrace Glasshouse (qv).

Listing NGR: SP0491485440

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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