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Tea House in Gardens, Heale House, Durnford

Description: Tea House in Gardens, Heale House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321562

OS Grid Reference: SU1289336309
OS Grid Coordinates: 412893, 136309
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1259, -1.8171

Location: Beech Walk, Durnford, Wiltshire SP4 6NT

Locality: Durnford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 6NT

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Listing Text

SU 13 NW
8/247 Tea house in gardens, Heale House

Tea house, C19, erected c1900. Timber with thatched roof. The pavilion,
constructed in Japan by Japanese workmen, is set over branch off
River Avon on stone rough-cut stanchions arranged to ripple the
water. Round pole carcassing traditionally assembled, forming an
8-tatami tea room, and 2-tatami waiting bay. Walls of softwood
framed rice paper, with sliding partitions and openings. Stove
raised in corner.

Listing NGR: SU1289336309

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Source: English Heritage

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