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Latitude: 51.9454 / 51°56'43"N
Longitude: -0.0861 / 0°5'10"W
OS Eastings: 531643
OS Northings: 229159
OS Grid: TL316291
Mapcode National: GBR K8S.WL1
Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GCBJ
Entry Name: Spirit Bridge in Japanese Garden at Garden House 20 Meters to South-East of House
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295422
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159863
Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
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
TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
5/31 Spirit Bridge in Japanese
Garden at Garden House
- 20m to SE of house
Bridge. 1912 built by Enomoto in Japan for Herbert Goode (1865-
1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who built the Japanese
Garden in 1905-26. Timber, partly painted. An arched narrow
wooden bridge with 4-bay twin-rail balustrades, partly infilled.
The 4 main posts on each side have onion shaped finials. It
crosses the narrow part of the Fox Lake and is modelled on the
sacred bridge at Nikko in Japan called SHIN-KYO (Spirit Bridge).
(Japanese Garden (1933) 10).
Listing NGR: TL3164329159
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