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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: THE PAGODA

List entry Number: 1262593

Location

THE PAGODA

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: I

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: 434596

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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

The Pagoda TQ 1876 10/15 10.1.50

I

2. 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

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Malden, H E - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Surrey: Volume III - Date: 1911 - Volume: 3 - Page References: 485

National Grid Reference: TQ 18468 76078

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