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Description: Gazebo Approximately 100 Metres South of Somerford Hall
Date Listed: 30 July 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 271514
OS Grid Reference: SJ9007308078
OS Grid Coordinates: 390073, 308078
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6703, -2.1482
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SJ 90 NW
5/154 Approx 100 Metres
South of Somerford
Gazebo or summer house. Mid to late C18 (presumably contemporary
with Somerford Hall in the garden of which it stands). Brick in
Flemish bond, partly painted or limewashed, with sandstone
dressings; roof removed. Octagonal in plan, attached or adjoining
the kitchen garden wall of Somerford Hall, and set above the hall
garden ha-ha. 3 open sides with Gothick ogee arches containing
trefoil inner order, on clustered stone shafts, the acanthus
finials breaking the moulded stone string. Complex moulded
cornice Fragments of parapet mostly dislodged.
Listing NGR: SJ9007308078
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Source: English Heritage
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