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Summerhouse Circa 30 Yards North of the Castle, Colchester

Description: Summerhouse Circa 30 Yards North of the Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 116870

OS Grid Reference: TL9982825400
OS Grid Coordinates: 599828, 225400
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8913, 0.9026

Location: Ryegate Road, Colchester, Essex CO1 1UD

Locality: Colchester
Local Authority: Colchester Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO1 1UD

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Listing Text

995 -----------
Summerhouse, circa 30 yards
north of the Castle
TL 9925 SE 5/112 24.2.50.


Built by Charles Gray in 1731 in the form of a minature tetrastyle Greek
temple with interior decorated with plaster medallions.

Originally belonged to Holly Trees (Museum) High Street.

Listing NGR: TL9982825400

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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