List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: AROID HOUSE

List entry Number: 1250800

Location

AROID HOUSE, 1

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityRichmond upon ThamesLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433276

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5028 ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS

Aroid House. No 1 TQ 1877 9/44 10.1.50

II*

2. By John Nash, originally one of the 2 pavilions flanking the Garden Facade of Buckingham Palace. It has glass walls with square Tuscan piers along the sides and 6 Ionic columns in antis along the fronts. Pediments and roof mostly glazed. North wall blind. Re-erected in this position in 1836. (History of the Kings Works Vol VI (p.441)).

Listing NGR: TQ1866177534

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Malden, H E, The Victoria History of the County of Surrey: Volume III, (1911), 485
Mordaunt Crook, J, Port, M H , 'The History of the Kings Works' in The History of the Kings Works 1782-1851, , Vol. 6, (1973), 441
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

National Grid Reference: TQ 18661 77534

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