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Palm House, Botanical Gardens, Birmingham

Description: Palm House, Botanical Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217794

OS Grid Reference: SP0491485440
OS Grid Coordinates: 404914, 285440
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4669, -1.9291

Location: Westbourne Road, Birmingham B15 2TJ

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 2TJ

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Palm House,
Botanical Gardens
SP 0485 SE 43/6
1871. Big square glass house with pyramidal roof rising in 2 stages, supported
externally by panelled Corinthian pilasters on a blue brick plinth and thin
moulded vertical glazing bars. Interior with central square enclosed by round
headed iron arcades on twisted Corinthian columns with scrolling openwork
spandrels. It connects on the right with the West Terrace Glasshouse (qv).

Listing NGR: SP0491485440

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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