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The Tea House 200 Yards East of Great Saxham Hall, The Saxhams

Description: The Tea House 200 Yards East of Great Saxham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 283809

OS Grid Reference: TL7925062709
OS Grid Coordinates: 579250, 262709
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2334, 0.6235

Location: the Saxhams, Suffolk IP29 5JW

Locality: The Saxhams
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5JW

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Listing Text


5/102 The Tea House, 200 yards
21.2.72 east of Gt. Saxham Hall

- II

Temple of Diana, late C18, possibly by Capability Brown as part of his
landscaping work at Gt. Saxham Hall. Octagonal; stuccoed brick walls, fish
scale slated pyramid roof. Gabled porticoes on 4 sides; Tuscan columns
supporting a pediment with slated roof. Above each is a circular window with
moulded architrave and arched head. Within each portico a niche with semi-
circular head; one contains instead a pair of 3-panelled doors. In poor

Listing NGR: TL7925062709

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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