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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 HILL GARDEN SOUTHERN SUMMERHOUSE

List entry Number: 1322067

Location

THE HILL GARDEN SOUTHERN SUMMERHOUSE, NORTH END WAY

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCamdenLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Dec-1978

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jan-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477632

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2686NW NORTH END WAY 798-1/8/1229 The Hill Garden southern summerhouse 14/12/78 (Formerly Listed as: NORTH END WAY Southern summer house in Hill Garden at Inverforth House)

GV II*

Summerhouse, aligned south-west of Inverforth House (qv), forming the central feature of the Southern Pergola (qv). c1906-10. By Thomas H Mawson as part of a garden scheme for Lord Leverhulme at The Hill (now Inverforth House). This part of the garden is now in separate ownership to the house; for the house garden features see Inverforth House, North End Way entries. Octagonal plan with paired concrete Doric columns carrying wooden entablature and open superstructure. Brick screen wall on west side. Approached on north and south sides from Southern Pergola and on east side by steps from garden. HISTORICAL NOTE: the terraces were constructed using spoil from the Hampstead Tube excavation. Excellent views over Hampstead Heath and back towards the house. The garden was divided when the house became a hospital; this part of the garden is open to the public.







Listing NGR: TQ2610786600

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National Grid Reference: TQ 26107 86600

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