TEAHOUSE AND GROTTO IN GROUNDS OF ST ANN'S HILL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1029160

Date first listed: 09-Jun-1972

Statutory Address: TEAHOUSE AND GROTTO IN GROUNDS OF ST ANN'S HILL HOUSE, ST ANN'S HILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: TEAHOUSE AND GROTTO IN GROUNDS OF ST ANN'S HILL HOUSE, ST ANN'S HILL ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Surrey

District: Runnymede (District Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: TQ0266167095

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 966 TQ 06 NW 2/69A

ST ANN'S HILL ROAD CHERTSEY Teahouse and Grotto in grounds of St Ann's Hill House

II*

2. C18 ornamental garden building, Very attractive of its kind. Rectangular building of 2 storeys and 1 window, faced with flints. Parapet. 2 ogival headed open arches, on each of the long sides, give entrance to a grotto-like chamber paved with pebbles, brick and bones set in a geometrical pattern. The walls are faced with shells and spar. Pillars support a ceiling of imitation stalactites made of felspar and tufa. On the outside of the building to the right is a curved staircase with a wood handrail of chinoiserie design, leading to the room above, which has one casement window set in a round-headed opening. Barbara Jones "Follies and Grottoes", p 237. Recently damaged (at time of survey).

Listing NGR: TQ0266167095

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 289232

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Jones, B, Follies and Grottoes, (1953), 237

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