Friday, 2 February 2018

Great Yarmouth (4) - Winter Garden

Great Yarmouth Borough Council purchased the Winter Garden from Torquay in 1905 and was for many years a highlight of 'the Golden Mile'. In 2015 various organisations looked at what could be done to save the Grade II listed building, current plans may involve creating a temperated greenhouse along the lines of the Eden Project (but smaller). It would be a shame to see such a magnificent structure fall into complete disrepair.

You can read about Great Yarmouth Plans in this press release from November 2017.

The estimated cost is over £12 million.

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