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Description: Small Resting House in Japanese Garden at Garden House 30 Meters to South-South-East of House
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159854
OS Grid Reference: TL3165929150
OS Grid Coordinates: 531659, 229150
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9453, -0.0859
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TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
5/23 Small Resting House in
Japanese Garden at
- Garden House 30m to SSE
Resting house. Erected here 1905-26, probably by S Kusumoto, for
Herbert Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who
began the Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber frame with timber
floor raised on stones. Pyramidial thatched roof. A small open-
fronted shelter facing W over the Fox Lake. Approached by stone
steps. Open-work screens to flank walls and L-shaped bench
against infilled rear wall. Of traditional Japanese design
intended for resting on mountain slopes. (Japanese Garden (1933)
Listing NGR: TL3165929150
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Source: English Heritage
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