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Summerhouse About 450 Metres North North East of Stratfield Saye House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratfield Saye, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.3525 / 51°21'8"N

Longitude: -0.9924 / 0°59'32"W

OS Eastings: 470263

OS Northings: 161969

OS Grid: SU702619

Mapcode National: GBR B5N.1YB

Mapcode Global: VHDXC.R86K

Entry Name: Summerhouse About 450 Metres North North East of Stratfield Saye House

Listing Date: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354789

Location: Stratfield Saye, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG7

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Stratfield Saye

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Stratfield Saye with Hartley Wespall with Stratfield Turgis

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

289-0/3/10006 Summerhouse about 450 metres
NNE of Stratfield Saye House


Garden summerhouse. Dated 1846. Built for the first Duke of Wellington. Timber-framed,
clad in boards and faced in rustic sticks forming patterns. Gabled roof covered in metal or
asbestos sheets. Rectangular plan, open at front and rear and divided into two compartments.
Designed in the form of a little temple. Arcaded 3-bay front and rear with thin polygonal
columns, segmental arches and pedimental gable, one gable with rusticwork pierced and
shaped bargeboards, the other with bargeboards replaced by sections of bark under the
verges. INTERIOR: Rusticwork patterns on wall benches and elaborate rusticwork patterns
on the walls and ceiling and with date 1846 and Royal Crown and inscription 'Dieu et Mon
Droit' and the Ducal coronet with the family motto 'Vertutis Fortuna Comes'. HISTORY:
The summerhouse was built by the first Duke of Wellington in 1846 to commemorate a
visit to Stratfield Saye by Queen Victoria.

Listing NGR: SU6820761198

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