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Summerhouse (Outbuilding)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4444 / 51°26'39"N

Longitude: -2.7113 / 2°42'40"W

OS Eastings: 350658

OS Northings: 171955

OS Grid: ST506719

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NBP2

Mapcode Global: VH88K.YYHL

Entry Name: Summerhouse (Outbuilding)

Listing Date: 29 April 2002

Last Amended: 1 November 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061330

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489513

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

THe following list entry:


29-APR-02 Summer House at north end of Bendle


Shall be amended to:


29-APR-02 Summerhouse (Outbuilding)


Summer house. Circa late C19. Stone rubble with freestone dressings. Scalloped tile hipped roof with octagonal lantern at apex also with hipped roof.
PLAN: Octagonal plan with loggia on all sides.
EXTERIOR: single storey. The roof is carried down to low eaves supported on rustic timber posts forming loggia around the building. Large 3-light stone mullion windows and moulded stone doorway on south side.
INTERIOR: Walls lined in match-boarding. Exposed moulded timber roof structure and lantern. Fireplace chimneypiece removed. Large rustic table made from enormous tree trunk.
A complete example of a Victorian summer house and one of a fine series of garden and estate buildings at Tyntesfield Park.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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