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BUILDING
 
 
Middleton Botanical Gardens
National Botanic Garden of Wales [Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru]
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DESIGNER
 
 
Norman Foster

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CONTEXT
 
Relationship with the location
Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru
Location
Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru
Masterplan
Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru
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DESCRIPTION
 
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Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru
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Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru
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LOCATION
 
Continent
Europe
Nation
United Kingdom
State
Wales
County
Carmarthenshire/Sir Gaerfyrddin
Town
Llanarthne
Place
Middleton Hall
Address
Middleton Hall, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, SA32 8HG
 
 
Telephone
+44.(0)1558.667149
Website
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Architecture of parklands and water
Greenhouses

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENTS
Landscape architecture
Botanical gardens
Private parks
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1995    
Realisation
2000
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
"National Botanic Garden of Wales, interior spaces of the Great Glass House, Llanarthney, 1999", A+U. Architecture and Urbanisme 543, december 2015 [Expressions of landscape: Kathryn Gustafson], pp. 110-115
Deborah Snoonian, "Structural engineers build a virtual 3D model of Norman Foster's Glass House in Wales", Architectural Record 5/2002, may 2002, p. 293
Richard Weston, "Between a dome and a soft place", Touchstone 8, autumn 2000, pp. 12-19
Giuseppe Zampieri, "Foster in Gran Bretagna / Foster in Britain", Domus 825, aprile/april 2000, "Itinerario/Itinerary 166" n. 15 (pp. 120-128)
Steve Lillie, "Dome is where the art is as concrete meets a challenge", Concrete Quarterly 188, autumn 1998, p. 5
Norman Foster, "Botany 2000. The National Botanic Garden of Wales, Middleton Hall", Landscape Design 270, may 1988 [Millennium projects review], pp. 48-51
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CLIENT
 
 
National Botanic Garden of Wales
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Surface
sq.m. 5,800
Height
m. 14
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Anthony Hunt Associates
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LANDSCAPE DESIGN
 
 
Gustafson Porter
Colvin and Moggridge
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STAFF
 
Project
Foster + Partners
Systems
Max Fordham & Partners
Quantity surveyor
Symonds Ltd
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CREDITS
 
 
Photos © Nigel Young | Foster + Partners
Drawings © Norman Foster, Foster + Partners
Courtesy of Foster + Partners

Norman Foster, Foster + Partners, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, Middleton Botanical Gardens, Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru



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