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Summer House in Grounds of Bishopstrow House, Bishopstrow

Description: Summer House in Grounds of Bishopstrow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313232

OS Grid Reference: ST8964244107
OS Grid Coordinates: 389642, 144107
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1961, -2.1496

Location: Boreham Road, Bishopstrow, Wiltshire BA12 9HH

Locality: Bishopstrow
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 9HH

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Listing Text

ST 84 SE
(south side)
3/15 Summer House in grounds of
Bishopstrow House


Pavilion. Early C19. Limestone ashlar with rubble stone to rear,
Welsh slate pointed roof. Octagonal with 3-sided loggia to front.
Single storey. Three hollow-chamfered square openings to front,
partly closed by wooden trellis, central half-glazed double doors
to closed remainder of octagon; margin-pane coloured glass, either
side is 18-pane sash with margin lights, pilasters with key motif.
Five rear sides have hollow-chamfered square panels, no windows.
Astragal below plain cornice to roof.
Interior has stone floor, 3 round-arched niches to rear walls and
moulded plaster ceiling cornice. Picturesque setting in the
gardens of the Regency Bishopstrow House (q.v.), for the Temple

Listing NGR: ST8964244107

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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