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Latitude: 53.2615 / 53°15'41"N
Longitude: -3.5309 / 3°31'51"W
OS Eastings: 297982
OS Northings: 374924
OS Grid: SH979749
Mapcode National: GBR 3ZSQ.CK
Mapcode Global: WH65G.Q9T0
Entry Name: Gazebo and Summer House in Venetian Garden at Kinmel, including attached steps
Listing Date: 5 August 1997
Last Amended: 5 August 1997
Source ID: 18677
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: The formal sunken garden lies to the W of the main state rooms of Kinmel. The gazebo and summerhouse form the SW corner of the walled area.
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Built as part of the garden layout, probably under the guidance of W A Nesfield, father of the architect of the new Kinmel, in c1870-75.
Built of brick with sandstone dressings, as the house. A wide flight of steps with a brick stone-capped balustrade lead up in 2 flights at right angles to a viewing platform, supported on an arched substructure forming a summer house. Round arches with moulded extrados and key on 2 sides, and a square window with eared and shouldered architrave.
Three shallow brick barrel vaults are carried on iron joists.
Listed as a fine garden building associated with Nesfield's work at Kinmel.
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