Gazebo 100 Metres South South West Of Baggrave Hall

Date:
28 Sep 2000
Location:
Gazebo 100 Metres South South West Of Baggrave Hall, Hungarton, Harborough, Leicestershire
Reference:
IOE01/00111/21
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

The following building shall be included:

SK 60 NE HUNGARTON Gazebo 100 metres SSW of Baggrave Hall 2/90 II

Gazebo. Probably c.1770s. Coursed ironstone and limestone rubble, ashlar lime- stone to garden front (E). Simple square plan, single storey. Gothick in style re-using some genuine medieval fragments. Garden front: central 4-centred arched doorway (with wooden printed arches to tympanum and half-glazed double doors with Gothick arches to lower panels) flanked by single-light pointed lancets with wooden trefoil tracery. 3 sunken panels above with pierced tracery. External stone steps with low walls with coping. Plinth. Moulded cornice band, parapet, crenellation with pierced merlons continuous to all elevations, some merlons missing. Simple lancet to either side wall. Rear with central moulded arched doorway (plain tympanum and half-glazed doors) with a re-used medieval corbel head above. A good example of late-C18 Gothick garden furniture.

Listing NGR: SK6977908957

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Rawson_P J IOE Records for Rawson, P J; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr P J Rawson. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Rawson, P J

Rights Holder: Rawson, P J

Keywords

Ashlar, Ironstone, Limestone, Rubble, Medieval Architectural Fragment, Tudor Unassigned, Elizabethan Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Gazebo, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Building, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site