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Latitude: 51.856 / 51°51'21"N
Longitude: -1.5973 / 1°35'50"W
OS Eastings: 427829
OS Northings: 217571
OS Grid: SP278175
Mapcode National: GBR 5SB.QYP
Mapcode Global: VHBZM.8MD0
Entry Name: Summer House
Listing Date: 19 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052594
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251783
Location: Shipton-under-Wychwood, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Shipton-under-Wychwood
Built-Up Area: Shipton under Wychwood
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Shipton-under-Wychwood
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SHIPTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD HIGH STREET
- Summer House
Summer house and garden pavilion, circa 1903-06. Perkins and Bulmer architects.
Rubble with Cotswold stone roof, lead gutter with embossed decoration. Cross-plan
and gabled in Cotswold manner; mullion windows. Coped verges with kneelers and
finials. South gable has loggia with chamfered antae and block caps over which is a
stepped panel; side entrances Tudor-arched. North and south fronts have Tudor
arched doorway and flanking 2-light hollow-chamfer mullion windows.
Interior rather like a billiard room: large fireplace recess with benching and
sidelights; windows have heraldic C20 roundels. Most of the woodwork and metalwork
is well-wrought in the Art Nouveau tradition. Until recently used as a Roman
Important setting at the head of formal water garden of Shipton Court (qv).
Listing NGR: SP2782917571
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