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SUMMER 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: SUMMER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1131344

Location

SUMMER HOUSE

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Aske

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1969

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 322705

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 10 SE ASKE ASKE PARK

10/3 Summer House 4.2.69

GV II

Summer house. Mid-late C18. Probably for Sir Lawrence Dundas. Ashlar and coursed dressed sandstone. Distyle prostyle temple. Front elevation: ashlar; 2 Roman Doric columns flanked by 2 matching half-columns carrying Ionic entablature and cornice, with blocking above, in the centre of which is a blind bas relief balustrade. Rear and sides of coursed dressed stone, except for ashlar pilaster; eaves band and flat coping to parapet. Interior: ashlar; the rear wall includes a shell niche and has in front of it a wooden seat with heart-shaped legs. In front of the summer house are 2 ashlar steps with moulded nosings.

Listing NGR: NZ1766703388

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 32 North Yorkshire,

National Grid Reference: NZ 17667 03388

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