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TWO SUMMERHOUSES AND THE LINKING BRICK WALL, NORTH WEST BOUNDARY OF FORDHAY HOUSE (FROM 2 METRES TO 20 METRES SOUTH OF FORDHAY HOUSE)

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TWO SUMMERHOUSES AND THE LINKING BRICK WALL, NORTH WEST BOUNDARY OF FORDHAY HOUSE (FROM 2 METRES TO 20 METRES SOUTH OF FORDHAY HOUSE)

List entry Number: 1057205

Location

TWO SUMMERHOUSES AND THE LINKING BRICK WALL, NORTH WEST BOUNDARY OF FORDHAY HOUSE (FROM 2 METRES TO 20 METRES SOUTH OF FORDHAY HOUSE), FORDHAY

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: East Chinnock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Aug-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263625

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History

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Details

ST4ISE EAST CHINNOCK CP FORDHAY (East side)

3/67 Two summerhouses and the linking brick wall, North West boundary of Fordhay House, (from 2 metres to 20 metres South of Fordhay House - Summerhouses formerly listed) 19.4.61

GV II

Two summerhouses. C18. Red brick with stone dressings; Welsh slate with stone slate base course and lead dressings with shaped elm board verges on garden side. Half-oval on plan with timber seats all round to garden side, 5 recessed panels on inside of walls, with stone panels in centre with a small diamond-shape viewing aperture set in an oval recess: very shallow domed ceilings under conical roofs crowned with stone ball finials: the two summerhouses identical. Linking red brick wall about 2.25 metres high. Said by tradition to be look-out posts to enable the innkeeper to be warned of approaching carriages to Fordhay House (qv).

Listing NGR: ST4951012969

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National Grid Reference: ST 49510 12969

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