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Latitude: 52.6273 / 52°37'38"N
Longitude: -1.0476 / 1°2'51"W
OS Eastings: 464561
OS Northings: 303706
OS Grid: SK645037
Mapcode National: GBR 9P2.CXY
Mapcode Global: WHFKP.W796
Entry Name: Summer House at Lakeside
Listing Date: 21 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1188487
English Heritage Legacy ID: 190767
Location: Thurnby and Bushby, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7
Civil Parish: Thurnby and Bushby
Built-Up Area: Leicester
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Thurnby St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 60 SW COURT ROAD (West Side)
4/109 Summer house at Lakeside
Summer house. Later C19. Granite rubble stone, ornamented with white stone,
and plain tile octagonal conical roof with lead finial. Octagonal plan of
1 storey with plinth. Central doorway and angled lintel and painted Egyptian
columns as jambs. On each face of octagon, which is partly ivy covered, there
appear to be alternating small and larger blocked window frames except the
window opposite the door which not blocked. Angled lintels which together
with jambs which are decorated with alternating white stone. Rock-work decoration
surrounding. The eaves have brackets decorated with carved heads of animals.
Summer house stands on island in middle of large pond in former grounds of
Thurnby Court, now demolished, and is reached from No. 10 Lakeside.
Listing NGR: SK6456103706
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