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Latitude: 51.9453 / 51°56'43"N
Longitude: -0.0859 / 0°5'9"W
OS Eastings: 531659
OS Northings: 229150
OS Grid: TL316291
Mapcode National: GBR K8Z.339
Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GCGL
Entry Name: Small Resting House in Japanese Garden at Garden House 30 Meters to South-South-East of House
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175090
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159854
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
5/23 Small Resting House in
Japanese Garden at
- Garden House 30m to SSE
Resting house. Erected here 1905-26, probably by S Kusumoto, for
Herbert Goode (1865-1937) a wealthy glass and china merchant who
began the Japanese Garden in 1905. Timber frame with timber
floor raised on stones. Pyramidial thatched roof. A small open-
fronted shelter facing W over the Fox Lake. Approached by stone
steps. Open-work screens to flank walls and L-shaped bench
against infilled rear wall. Of traditional Japanese design
intended for resting on mountain slopes. (Japanese Garden (1933)
Listing NGR: TL3165929150
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