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Entrance Gate with Side Screen into Japanese Garden at Garden House 45 Meters to East-South-East of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9453 / 51°56'43"N

Longitude: -0.0857 / 0°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 531673

OS Northings: 229156

OS Grid: TL316291

Mapcode National: GBR K8S.WPX

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GCKK

Entry Name: Entrance Gate with Side Screen into Japanese Garden at Garden House 45 Meters to East-South-East of House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159851

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Cottered

Built-Up Area: Cottered

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cottered with Broadfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
(west side)

5/20 Entrance Gate with side screen
into Japanese Garden at Garden
- House 45m to ESE of house.

GV II


Entrance gate with side screens. Circa 1923-6. S Kusumoto for
Herbert Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who
began the Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber. Tall oriental double
gates with roofed side screens. Vertical posts and panelled
infill, some with vertical boarding. Gateposts carried up to
finials. An assymmetrical C17 type of gate called DAIMIYO-MON
(Feudal Lord) used for the entrance to a temple or shrine.
(Japanese Garden (1933) 2-3).


Listing NGR: TL3167329156

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