History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Retaining Wall of Pond in Front of Palm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond upon Thames, London

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.4797 / 51°28'47"N

Longitude: -0.292 / 0°17'31"W

OS Eastings: 518704

OS Northings: 177026

OS Grid: TQ187770

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.H1P

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.W2HG

Entry Name: Retaining Wall of Pond in Front of Palm House

Listing Date: 25 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434367

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Kew

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Kew St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Find accommodation in
Kew Bridge

Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/10/2017

TQ 1877 9/53
TQ 1876 10/53

Retaining wall of pond in front of Palm House

(Formerly listed as Retaining wall of pond in front of Palm House, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)

1847 by W.E Nesfield who also designed the four main vistas (Broad Walk, Holly Walk,
Pagoda Vista and Cedar Vista). Surmounted by 26 buff terracotta urns and vases.

Listing NGR: TQ1870477026

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.