VICTORIA GATE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1251783
Date first listed:
25-May-1983
Statutory Address:
VICTORIA GATE, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW, KEW GREEN, RICHMOND UPON THAMES, TW9 3AB

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Location

Statutory Address:
VICTORIA GATE, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW, KEW GREEN, RICHMOND UPON THAMES, TW9 3AB

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Richmond upon Thames (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 18801 76821

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/10/2017

TQ 1876 10/4

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW Victoria Gate

(Formerly listed as Victoria Gate, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)

II Mid C19. Elaborate iron gate. A central pair with flanking pedestrian gates, all with arched panels, foliated and scrolled. The centre gates with overthrow. Gates set between four rusticated stone piers crowned with vases. Coronet with "VR" within panels on inner gate piers. Gatepiers of rusticated Portland stone, surmounted by urns. Iron panels of Cumberland Gates identical in design.

Listing NGR: TQ1880176819

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
434583
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Malden, H E, The Victoria History of the County of Surrey: Volume III, (1911), 485
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

Legal

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

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Date: 01 Sep 2002
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