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Latitude: 52.0334 / 52°2'0"N
Longitude: -0.4929 / 0°29'34"W
OS Eastings: 503479
OS Northings: 238293
OS Grid: TL034382
Mapcode National: GBR G39.G60
Mapcode Global: VHFQT.D5R0
Entry Name: Summerhouse in Garden of Number 20 (Avenue House)
Listing Date: 17 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114437
English Heritage Legacy ID: 37344
Location: Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire, MK45
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Ampthill
Built-Up Area: Ampthill
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ampthill
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
774 CHURCH STREET
Summerhouse in garden
of No 20 (Avenue House)
TL 0338 1/16 17.7.51.
Wooden summerhouse, designed for Lord Tavistock in 1765, by Sir William
Chambers for Houghton House (qv) but removed to the Garden of Avenue House
(see last item) during Holland's 1794 re-modelling. Classically designed
wooden room, with window specially designed askew for a particular view.
See full measured drawings in NMR.
Listing NGR: TL0347938293
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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