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The Physic Garden, Gate Piers and Gates, Kensington and Chelsea

Description: The Physic Garden, Gate Piers and Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 203625

OS Grid Reference: TQ2772977826
OS Grid Coordinates: 527729, 177826
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4850, -0.1618

Location: Swan Walk, Kensington, Greater London SW3 4LA

Locality: Kensington and Chelsea
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW3 4LA

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Listing Text


24.6.54 The Physic Garden,
gate piers and gates


The Chelsea Physic Garden was established by the Society of Apothecaries in 1676. Swan
Walk boundary has early C18 gate with side pieces and stone capped brick piers. Set in
wall adjoining gate is stone tablet inscribed "Hortus Botanious Societatis
Pharmaceuticae London 1686".

Listing NGR: TQ2772977826

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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