THE SUMMERHOUSE OR ALCOVE AT BRIGHTLING PARK TO THE WEST OF THE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1044062

Date first listed: 03-Aug-1961

Statutory Address: THE SUMMERHOUSE OR ALCOVE AT BRIGHTLING PARK TO THE WEST OF THE HOUSE, THE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE SUMMERHOUSE OR ALCOVE AT BRIGHTLING PARK TO THE WEST OF THE HOUSE, THE STREET

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

County: East Sussex

District: Rother (District Authority)

Parish: Brightling

National Grid Reference: TQ 67741 20760

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for;

TQ 62 SE BRIGHTLING THE STREET

11/24 The Summerhouse or Alcove at Brightling Park to the west of the house. 3.8.61 (formerly listed as Gothic Summerhouse in the wood)

II

The grade shall be amended to II* (star)

------------------------------------ TQ 62 SE BRIGHTLING THE STREET

11/24 The Summerhouse or Alcove at Brightling Park to the west of the house 3.8.61 (formerly listed as Gothic Summerhouse in the wood)

II

Built as a view-point of the magnificent view to the south, but the trees round have now grown up. Designed by Sir Robert Smirke in the early C19 for John Fuller ("Mad Jack"). Semicircular alcove or recess built of red brick and grey headers with an open front to the south which forms a Gothic facade built of Coadeware stone. Tall four-centred archway flanked by pairs of slender engaged columns. Carved spandrels and crested parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ6774120760

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 292466

Legacy System: LBS

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