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Latitude: 52.2171 / 52°13'1"N
Longitude: 0.6499 / 0°38'59"E
OS Eastings: 581121
OS Northings: 260959
OS Grid: TL811609
Mapcode National: GBR QF3.WNG
Mapcode Global: VHJGV.6JYR
Entry Name: Sir John Hervey's Summerhouse
Listing Date: 25 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187002
English Heritage Legacy ID: 363177
Location: Ickworth, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP29
District: St. Edmundsbury
Civil Parish: Ickworth
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Horringer St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TL 86 SW ICKWORTH ICKWORTH PARK
2/102 Sir John Hervey's
Summer House. 1703 for John Baron Hervey. In the grounds of Ickworth Manor
House which stood east of St. Mary's Church until c.1710. 1 storey, 3 bays.
Red brick with flat pilasters; moulded cornice, parapets with sunk panels
between piers: the central bay has a broken pediment framing a cartouche
surmounted by a crown, both of limestone. Flat roof. Windows with flat arches
of gauged brick and reeded keystones of limestone; large sashes with small
panes. Pair of glazed entrance doors with flat arch of gauged brick with
limestone key stone. On either side, garden walling of red brick, with 2 arms
returning southward about 40 yards; each arm terminated by piers of finely
gauged red brick of early C18 type, with moulded oversailing cornice, plinth,
and scrolled buttress linking pier head to top of wall. Top courses of wall
rebuilt with concrete copings.
Listing NGR: TL8112160959
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