JAPANESE GATEWAY CHOKUSHI MAN ON GATE OF THE IMPERIAL MESSENGER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1251790

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1950

Statutory Address: JAPANESE GATEWAY CHOKUSHI MAN ON GATE OF THE IMPERIAL MESSENGER, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW, KEW GREEN, RICHMOND UPON THAMES, TW9 3AB

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Location

Statutory Address: JAPANESE GATEWAY CHOKUSHI MAN ON GATE OF THE IMPERIAL MESSENGER, 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 18345 76142

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History

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Details

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TQ 1876 10/14

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW Japanese Gateway Chokushi Man on Gate of the Imperial Messenger

(Formerly listed as Japanese Gateway Chokushi Man on Gate of the Imperial Messenger,ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)

10.1.50

II A replica of the famous gateway in Japan. It was made for an exhibition in London in 1910, and presented to the Gardens. Six piers in rectangular formation, with gates hung within centre pair. Timber, with thatched roof, gabled on all four sides. Rich carving within gables, and to screens and corbels below.

Listing NGR: TQ1834576142

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 434595

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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