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Summerhouse Approximately 400 Metres North West of Sandford Park, Sandford St Martin

Description: Summerhouse Approximately 400 Metres North West of Sandford Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251984

OS Grid Reference: SP4163926890
OS Grid Coordinates: 441639, 226890
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9390, -1.3957

Location: Sandford St Martin, Oxfordshire OX7 7AJ

Locality: Sandford St Martin
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 7AJ

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Listing Text

SP4126 (West side)
13/168 Summerhouse approx. 200m NW of
of Sandford Park

- II*

Summerhouse. Late C18. Timber frame with Stonesfield-slate cladding and roof.
Oval plan. Front has a square-headed opening under a triangular wooden pediment
which has an ornamental upper cornice, a central sun burst and 3 simple finials.
The roof forms a shallow oval pyramid. Interior; the walls are of exposed
studding and the room is furnished with a contemporary curved bench with an
openwork back of interlacing serpentine bars. A lakeside feature in the gardens
of Sandford Park.
(Sandford Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II;
Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.75i; "Sandford Park, 0xfordshire", Country
Life, May 11, 1940).

Listing NGR: SP4163926890

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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