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Summerhouse in Walled Garden of Hartham Park, Corsham

Description: Summerhouse in Walled Garden of Hartham Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315185

OS Grid Reference: ST8600172139
OS Grid Coordinates: 386001, 172139
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4481, -2.2028

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0PZ

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0PZ

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Listing Text

ST 87 NE
1/158 Summerhouse in walled garden
of Hartham Park

Summerhouse, c1905 by H.A. Peto, ashlar with stone-tiled hipped
roof, Palladian style with modillion eaves cornice, Ionic-columned
open loggia to front, Venetian-arched with keystone and moulded
entablature over side openings continued across slightly raised
side piers. Two attached columns each side for former pergola.
Part of a now demolished water garden with rectangular pond in
front of summerhouse and long canal on axis originally spanned by a
low arched bridge, all removed for C20 house, Hartham Park.
(Country Life, 7th August 1909.)

Listing NGR: ST8600172139

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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