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Summerhouse About 90 Metres South South East of Dartington Hall, Dartington

Description: Summerhouse About 90 Metres South South East of Dartington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101049

OS Grid Reference: SX7986162567
OS Grid Coordinates: 279861, 62567
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4506, -3.6936

Location: Dartington, Devon TQ9 6EL

Locality: Dartington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 6EL

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Listing Text


12/488 Summerhouse about 90 metres
SSE of Dartington Hall


Summerhouse. 1929 by Rex Gardner for Dartington Hall. Timber and local
limestone. Conical thatched roof with circular stone rubble stack at apex
with weathering and slate cap.
Plan: rectangular with semi-circular loggia at front and central stack.
Exterior: Single storey. Semi-circular loggia at front has 5 large rustic
wooden posts supporting roof. At back of loggia double doors on left,
plank wall on right and stone stack at centre. Large 5-light metal frame
casement window on left side; all windows with leaded panes.
Interior: not inspected.
Source: V Bonham-Carter, Dartington Hall 1925-56 (Dartington Hall archive)

Listing NGR: SX7986262539

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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