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Former Summerhouse Immediately West of Spode House, Armitage with Handsacre

Description: Former Summerhouse Immediately West of Spode House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 272848

OS Grid Reference: SK0664116335
OS Grid Coordinates: 406641, 316335
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7446, -1.9031

Location: A513, Armitage, Staffordshire WS15 1PU

Locality: Armitage with Handsacre
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS15 1PU

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Listing Text

SK 01 NE
6/2 Former Summerhouse
immediately west of
- Spode House


Summerhouse. Circa 1840 with later alterations. Red brick, with cast
iron frame to the south; corrugated asbestos roof. Aligned east-west
facing south with octagonal corner turrets. One storey; 12 bays of
cast iron panels with blind Tudor-arches and windows above; the 4 central
bays are flanked by a pair of cast iron octagonal columns with crenellated
caps. Door to the right. The summerhouse is built on the side of
a hill and the north side displays 4 four-centred basement arches each
giving access to a brick vault. In the east gable there is a circular

Listing NGR: SK0664116335

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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