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Summerhouse in Italian Garden North East of Manor House Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Combe, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4942 / 51°29'38"N

Longitude: -2.2313 / 2°13'52"W

OS Eastings: 384035

OS Northings: 177270

OS Grid: ST840772

Mapcode National: GBR 1QN.6P8

Mapcode Global: VH963.8PQY

Entry Name: Summerhouse in Italian Garden North East of Manor House Hotel

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317201

Location: Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Castle Combe

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Combe

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CASTLE COMBE MANOR HOUSE
ST 8477
6/110
Summerhouse in Italian Garden
north east of Manor House Hotel
GV II

Summerhouse, mid C19 reusing medieval fragments, ashlar with rubble
stone rear retaining wall, originally roofed. 3-sided front of
Perpendicular style stone arches, pierced cusped balustrading and
buttresses between carrying diagonally set carved pinnacles. One
section of balustrade and 2 pinnacles dismantled (1984). Rear
retaining wall to hillside is topped by mid C19 Gothic finial. A
garden ornament erected by G.P. Scrope as the centrepiece of the
formal garden, later, elaborated into an Italian Garden by E.C.
Lowndes.


Listing NGR: ST8403577270

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