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The Casita in the Garden at Iford Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Westwood, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3297 / 51°19'46"N

Longitude: -2.2872 / 2°17'14"W

OS Eastings: 380084

OS Northings: 158989

OS Grid: ST800589

Mapcode National: GBR 0R5.JKJ

Mapcode Global: VH96V.9VP2

Entry Name: The Casita in the Garden at Iford Manor

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314683

Location: Westwood, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Westwood

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Westwood St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 85 NW WESTWOOD IFORD
(north side)


6/235 The Casita in the garden at
Iford Manor

GV II


Garden loggia. Circa 1910 by H.A. Peto. Dressed limestone, hipped
stone slate roof. Spanish-style. Three-bay loggia on early C13
coupled marble columns from Verona, supporting carved wooden
frieze, wall to right pierced by billet-moulded square window with
iron grille, two carved roundels including an Agnus Dei, over.
Interior of loggia contains several fragments of sculptured
carving, semi-circular niche containing statue from France,
possibly classical, flanking billet-moulded panels with reliefs
from Naples.
The Casita stands in north west corner of Great Terrace, replacing
an earlier timber garden shed. Reset sculptural fragments were
part of Peto's collection.
(E. Cartwright-Hignett, The Gardens at Iford Manor, 1985;
illustrated in Country Life, August 26th, 1922)


Listing NGR: ST8008658980

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