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Latitude: 51.939 / 51°56'20"N
Longitude: -1.3957 / 1°23'44"W
OS Eastings: 441640
OS Northings: 226888
OS Grid: SP416268
Mapcode National: GBR 7V9.FYP
Mapcode Global: VHBZB.RJJG
Entry Name: Summerhouse Approximately 400 Metres North West of Sandford Park
Listing Date: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193835
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251984
Location: Sandford St. Martin, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Sandford St. Martin
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Sandford St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SANDFORD ST.MARTIN WORTON ROAD
SP4126 (West side)
13/168 Summerhouse approx. 200m NW of
of Sandford Park
Summerhouse. Late C18. Timber frame with Stonesfield-slate cladding and roof.
Oval plan. Front has a square-headed opening under a triangular wooden pediment
which has an ornamental upper cornice, a central sun burst and 3 simple finials.
The roof forms a shallow oval pyramid. Interior; the walls are of exposed
studding and the room is furnished with a contemporary curved bench with an
openwork back of interlacing serpentine bars. A lakeside feature in the gardens
of Sandford Park.
(Sandford Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II;
Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.75i; "Sandford Park, 0xfordshire", Country
Life, May 11, 1940).
Listing NGR: SP4164026888
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