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SUMMERHOUSE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 20 (AVENUE 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: SUMMERHOUSE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 20 (AVENUE HOUSE)

List entry Number: 1114437

Location

SUMMERHOUSE IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 20 (AVENUE HOUSE), CHURCH STREET

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

County:

District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ampthill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jul-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 37344

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 774 CHURCH STREET (North Side)

Summerhouse in garden of No 20 (Avenue House) TL 0338 1/16 17.7.51.

II

2. Wooden summerhouse, designed for Lord Tavistock in 1765, by Sir William Chambers for Houghton House (qv) but removed to the Garden of Avenue House (see last item) during Holland's 1794 re-modelling. Classically designed wooden room, with window specially designed askew for a particular view. See full measured drawings in NMR.

Listing NGR: TL0347938293

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National Grid Reference: TL 03479 38293

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