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Gazebo at Biddesden House, Ludgershall

Description: Gazebo at Biddesden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 312440

OS Grid Reference: SU2933650999
OS Grid Coordinates: 429336, 150999
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2574, -1.5810

Location: Biddesden Lane, Ludgershall, Wiltshire SP11 9DN

Locality: Ludgershall
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 9DN

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Listing Text

SU 25 SE
(north side)
9/232 Gazebo at Biddesden House

Gazebo. c1933, by George Kennedy. Importantly situated on
hilltop. Flint with brick dressings, tiled roof. Rectangular
chamber with rectangular tower set on skew on southside, all
overlooking swimming pool to west. Entrance from fruit garden to
east. Stone oriel window with columns and parapet, and concealed
sashes, and sash window with segmental head. Tower has copper dome
with large knob.
Interior of tower has niches with mosaics of the three muses,
Erato, Clio and Thalia, and mosaic dome and floor, all by Boris
Anrep. Main chamber has painting by Roland Pym, a marble naked
Venus by E. Gazzeri from Rome and a verde antico young Apollo as

Listing NGR: SU2933650999

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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