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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 WESTERN PERGOLA

List entry Number: 1322069

Location

THE HILL GARDEN WESTERN PERGOLA, 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: 477634

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2586NE NORTH END WAY 798-1/7/1227 The Hill Garden western pergola 14/12/78 (Formerly Listed as: NORTH END WAY Western Pergola in Hill Garden at Inverforth House)

GV II*

Colonnaded pergola, aligned westwards on Inverforth House (qv), running east-west for approx 100m and linking the Western Summerhouse (qv) and Central Temple Summerhouse (qv). c1912. By Thomas H Mawson as part of a continued 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. Paired and single Doric columns of Portland stone carrying a timber pergola superstructure imitating a Doric entablature. Solid brick screen wall on north side. Tiled pavement; approached by balustraded steps at north-west end from northern garden and with steps on the south side. HISTORICAL NOTE: the terraces were constructed using spoil from the Hampstead Tube excavations. Views south across Hampstead Heath woodland and at western end into northern garden. The garden was divided when the house became a hospital; this part of the garden is open to the public.





Listing NGR: TQ2602486711

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National Grid Reference: TQ 26024 86711

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