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Tea House in Japanese Garden at Garden House 50 Meters to South-South-East of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159856

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)

5/35 Tea House in Japanese
Garden at Garden House
- 50m to SSE of house

GV II


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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