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Gazebo at Biddesden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludgershall, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2574 / 51°15'26"N

Longitude: -1.581 / 1°34'51"W

OS Eastings: 429336

OS Northings: 150999

OS Grid: SU293509

Mapcode National: GBR 60Q.33W

Mapcode Global: VHC2J.KN1F

Entry Name: Gazebo at Biddesden House

Listing Date: 13 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312440

Location: Ludgershall, Wiltshire, SP11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Ludgershall

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Ludgershall St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

LUDGERSHALL BIDDESDEN LANE
SU 25 SE
(north side)
9/232 Gazebo at Biddesden House
II

Gazebo. c1933, by George Kennedy. Importantly situated on
hilltop. Flint with brick dressings, tiled roof. Rectangular
chamber with rectangular tower set on skew on southside, all
overlooking swimming pool to west. Entrance from fruit garden to
east. Stone oriel window with columns and parapet, and concealed
sashes, and sash window with segmental head. Tower has copper dome
with large knob.
Interior of tower has niches with mosaics of the three muses,
Erato, Clio and Thalia, and mosaic dome and floor, all by Boris
Anrep. Main chamber has painting by Roland Pym, a marble naked
Venus by E. Gazzeri from Rome and a verde antico young Apollo as
hunter.


Listing NGR: SU2933650999

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