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The Summer House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kedleston, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9582 / 52°57'29"N

Longitude: -1.538 / 1°32'16"W

OS Eastings: 431135

OS Northings: 340197

OS Grid: SK311401

Mapcode National: GBR P40.0X

Mapcode Global: WHCFG.BXW0

Entry Name: The Summer House

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78886

Location: Kedleston, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE22

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Kedleston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Mugginton and Kedleston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 34 SW PARISH OF KEDLESTON KEDLESTON PARK
3/47
13.2.67 The Summer House

GV II*
Summer House. c1775 probably by George Richardson. Sandstone
ashlar with domed lead roof. Central urn finial. Hexagonal
in plan with pilasters at the angles with upright leaf capitals
and entablature with flower roundels. Urns with swags at the
top. Blocking course. Semi-circle of four stone steps on the
north side. Moulded sill band. Double doors to the north in
moulded surround. Four glazing bar sashes on the other sides, with
moulded surrounds. Blind rear wall. The interior is plastered and
has a moulded cornice and dado rail. The Summer House was moved from
a slightly different position in the 1920s.


Listing NGR: SK3113540197

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