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Latitude: 54.4256 / 54°25'32"N
Longitude: -1.7292 / 1°43'45"W
OS Eastings: 417667
OS Northings: 503388
OS Grid: NZ176033
Mapcode National: GBR JKC8.F9
Mapcode Global: WHC6D.D1T2
Entry Name: Summer House
Listing Date: 4 February 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131344
English Heritage Legacy ID: 322705
Location: Aske, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Aske
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Easby with Brompton on Swale and Bolton on Swale
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
NZ 10 SE ASKE ASKE PARK
10/3 Summer House
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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