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RED ARCH (TORII) IN JAPANESE GARDEN AT GARDEN HOUSE 40 METERS TO SOUTH-EAST OF 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: RED ARCH (TORII) IN JAPANESE GARDEN AT GARDEN HOUSE 40 METERS TO SOUTH-EAST OF HOUSE

List entry Number: 1101297

Location

RED ARCH (TORII) IN JAPANESE GARDEN AT GARDEN HOUSE 40 METERS TO SOUTH-EAST OF HOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cottered

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jul-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 159853

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE (west side)

5/22 Red Arch (Torii) in Japanese Garden at Garden - House 40m to SE of house

GV II

Freestanding arch. Probably early C20, erected between 1905 and 1926 for Herbert Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who began the Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber painted red. Torii or arch marking the path to a Fox Shrine (Inari). Converging uprights with main crosspiece projecting. Lower tennoned cross-piece with prominent wedged joints and central framed plaque with inscription. Heavy capping timber swept up into horns. (Japanese Garden (1933) 5).

Listing NGR: TL3166829144

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Japanese Garden, (1933), 5
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 21 Hertfordshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 31668 29144

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