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Latitude: 51.9452 / 51°56'42"N
Longitude: -0.0858 / 0°5'8"W
OS Eastings: 531668
OS Northings: 229144
OS Grid: TL316291
Mapcode National: GBR K8Z.34F
Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GCJM
Entry Name: Red Arch (Torii) in Japanese Garden at Garden House 40 Meters to South-East of House
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101297
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159853
Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Cottered
Built-Up Area: Cottered
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cottered with Broadfield
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 3129 COTTERED CHURCH LANE
5/22 Red Arch (Torii) in
Japanese Garden at Garden
- House 40m to SE of house
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
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