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Green Arch in Japanese Garden at Garden House, 50 Meters to South-South-West of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9451 / 51°56'42"N

Longitude: -0.0865 / 0°5'11"W

OS Eastings: 531619

OS Northings: 229128

OS Grid: TL316291

Mapcode National: GBR K8Z.2YP

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GC4R

Entry Name: Green Arch in Japanese Garden at Garden House, 50 Meters to South-South-West of House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159859

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/27 Green Arch in Japanese
Garden at Garden House,
- 50m to SSW of house


Arch. 1828 by OSAKI in Japan, erected here 1905-26 for Herbert
Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who began
the Japanese Garden in 1905. Green cast metal. Circular section
converging uprights and twin parallel crosspieces with horned
heavy capping member following a timber prototype like the Red
Arch(q.v.). Inscriptions in raised lettering on central plaque
and each upright. Inscribed signature on one leg. This arch or
TORII formerly stood in front of the Fox Shrine in the garden.

Listing NGR: TL3161929128

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