Pulhamite fernery, Stockwell Close, Bromley Palace Park - Bromley

Pulhamite rockwork garden feature constructed circa 1865 as part of the improvements to the gardens of Bromley Palace that had been acquired by Coles Child, a wealthy coal merchant. The fernery is at the northern end of the ornamental lake and is in need of repair. The Civic Centre complex has been designated a development site within the Bromley Town Centre Area Action Plan and it is expected that nearby development will fund repair of this heritage asset, amongst others.

Pulhamite fernery, Stockwell Close, Bromley Palace Park - Bromley
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    PULHAMITE FERNERY, BROMLEY PALACE PARK
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1392584
    Local Planning Authority:
    Bromley
    Site Type:
    Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden building

Location

    Building Name:
    Pulhamite fernery
    Street Name:
    Stockwell Close
    Locality:
    Bromley Palace Park
    County:
    Greater London
    District / Borough:
    Bromley
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bromley and Chislehurst
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Local authority