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Description: Summer House in Gardens at Parkfield
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151742
OS Grid Reference: SO8320857241
OS Grid Coordinates: 383208, 257241
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2131, -2.2472
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SO 85 NW HALLOW CP A 443 (east side)
4/72 Summer house in
gardens at Parkfield
Summer house. c1870-80. Timber-framed, patterned, glazed ceramic tile
infill, rendered infill to rear, brick and ashlar base, hipped slate roof,
overhanging eaves on console brackets and ridge decorated with wrought
ironwork. Single storey; rectangular plan with canted ends. Long
rectangular panels with narrow upper panels. Front elevation facing east
has a slightly projecting, low pitched gable on console brackets with
decorative bracing above and below collar; central round-headed archway
flanked by shorter similar archways all of carved and moulded timber;
ceramic tile infill above in gable. East side lights of bays also arched
and have wrought iron railings in lower open panel, upper panel has tiled
infill. Interior Roof of moulded king-post truss construction with pendant.
All interior panels are tiled; upper rear panels have ceramic faces of gods
in circular surround inset in ceramic panels. Low wooden bench against
rear and side walls with a tiled frieze beneath. Patterned tiled floor.
Listing NGR: SO8320857241
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Source: English Heritage
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