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Latitude: 51.9452 / 51°56'42"N
Longitude: -0.0861 / 0°5'9"W
OS Eastings: 531646
OS Northings: 229136
OS Grid: TL316291
Mapcode National: GBR K8Z.315
Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GCCP
Entry Name: Tea House in Japanese Garden at Garden House 50 Meters to South-South-East of House
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175124
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159856
Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
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
TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
5/35 Tea House in Japanese
Garden at Garden House
- 50m to SSE of house
Tea House. 1905 brought from Japan and erected for Herbert Goode
(1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who began the
Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber frame raised over stone slabs
with outstretching hipped roof carried on outer posts. A single-
storey small pavilion with sliding doors along front and narrow
external verandah. A building intended for the Tea Ceremony
(CHA-NO-YU). Interior finely finished with traditional floor
mats and built-in buffet. (Japanese Garden (1933) 17).
Listing NGR: TL3164629136
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