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Summerhouse, About 70 Metres West of North Perrott Manor House, North Perrott

Description: Summerhouse, About 70 Metres West of North Perrott Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262457

OS Grid Reference: ST4666709601
OS Grid Coordinates: 346667, 109601
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8834, -2.7595

Location: Willis's Lane, North Perrott, Somerset TA18 7SL

Locality: North Perrott
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 7SL

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Listing Text


6/207 Summerhouse, about 70 metres west
of North Perrott Manor House


Summerhouse. Dated 1880. Probably by T.H. Wyatt, architect. Ham stone ashler; hipped conical roof with plain clay tiles
and lead capping. Octagonal plan; single-storey. Set on wide paved plinth; chamfered plinth, cill mould, cornice,
fluted Ionic pilasters to each angle, summounted by obelisk finials. North-east face has a moulded 3-centre-arched
doorway with pair of part-glazed doors, the arch having incised spandrils and keystone. To the two laces each side of
doorway are a modified type of Venetian window with raised sidelights, diamond glazed. The rear faces blank. The
building set into the angle of a 3m high stone wall. Interior has a timber boarded ceiling with stellar pattern ribs -
a very carefully detailed little building forming an important element in tis important later C19 formal garden.

Listing NGR: ST4666709601

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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