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

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057205
Date first listed:
19-Apr-1961
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
TWO SUMMERHOUSES AND THE LINKING BRICK WALL, NORTH WEST BOUNDARY OF FORDHAY HOUSE (FROM 2 METRES TO 20 METRES SOUTH OF FORDHAY HOUSE), FORDHAY

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Location

Statutory Address:
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 or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
East Chinnock
National Grid Reference:
ST 49510 12969

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
263625
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 14 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/13190/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. Source Historic England Archive
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