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Latitude: 52.2807 / 52°16'50"N
Longitude: -1.5926 / 1°35'33"W
OS Eastings: 427889
OS Northings: 264805
OS Grid: SP278648
Mapcode National: GBR 5M4.S7N
Mapcode Global: VHBXH.BYX0
Entry Name: Pavilion at Ngr 42789 26480
Listing Date: 24 August 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263388
English Heritage Legacy ID: 307719
Location: Warwick, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34
Civil Parish: Warwick
Built-Up Area: Warwick
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Warwick St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
The following building shall be added:-
SP2764 LINEN STREET
811-0/8/10006 Hill Close Gardens: Pavilion at
Detached town garden pavilion. Circa 1870-80. Red brick with some, stone dressings.
Steeply-pitched plain tile roof with gable to front and rear, the front with pierced wavey
bargeboards, the rear gable has brick stack. Small square 1-room plan building entered from
the west front, over a basement entered from thr right [south] side. 1 storey and basement.
Gabled west front with central round-headed doorway with semi-circular fanlight, keystone
and stone imposts shared with flanking narrow round-headed windows with stone cills and
patches of render below. The jambs of the doorway and windows are chamfered. The steps
up to the door, the door and the sashes are missing. South side has cambered arches to
basement doorway and window. INTERIOR: The matchboarding on the walls, the
chimneypiece and the ceiling are partly missing. Hill Close Gardens were established in about
1846 as pleasure garden allotments and by 1877 there were 37 garden plots. They were laid
out as detached gardens for town houses without gardens. SOURCES: Lambert, David.
Study of Detached Town Gardens commissioned by English Heritage, 1994. Warwickshire
Gardens Trust, Hill Close Gardens Preliminary Report.
Listing NGR: SP2788964805
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