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Description: Entrance Gate with Side Screen into Japanese Garden at Garden House 45 Meters to East-South-East of
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159851
OS Grid Reference: TL3167329156
OS Grid Coordinates: 531673, 229156
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9453, -0.0857
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TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
5/20 Entrance Gate with side screen
into Japanese Garden at Garden
- House 45m to ESE of house.
Entrance gate with side screens. Circa 1923-6. S Kusumoto for
Herbert Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who
began the Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber. Tall oriental double
gates with roofed side screens. Vertical posts and panelled
infill, some with vertical boarding. Gateposts carried up to
finials. An assymmetrical C17 type of gate called DAIMIYO-MON
(Feudal Lord) used for the entrance to a temple or shrine.
(Japanese Garden (1933) 2-3).
Listing NGR: TL3167329156
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Source: English Heritage
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