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- Listed Building
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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.
- City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
- National Grid Reference:
- SO 90526 99267
SO99NW WEST PARK 895-1/5/360 Conservatory
Conservatory. 1896. By Dan Gibson. Brick with terracotta dressings; timber superstructure on iron stanchions. 3 gabled bays, the central bay with rectangular lantern; gabled porches to front and returns. Bays defined by terracotta Ionic pilasters; dentilled timber entablature and dentilled gables; small-paned glazing in round-headed panels; similar panels to lantern, which has glazed domical vault. Porch has paired Ionic angle pilasters and entablature; paired half-glazed doors with fanlight; steps had terracotta urns to foot, missing at time of resurvey (1990). Similar porches to returns, gabled to front. West Park was laid out by V.H. Vertegans, 1879-81, on the site of Broad Meadows racecourse. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.326; Wolverhampton Borough Council: Report on West Park: 1989-; Register of Parks and Gardens.).
Listing NGR: SO9052699267
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Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Staffordshire, (1974), 326
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 43 West Midlands,
Report on West Park, (1989)
This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.
End of official listing