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The Gazebo at Somersall Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2256 / 53°13'32"N

Longitude: -1.4734 / 1°28'24"W

OS Eastings: 435254

OS Northings: 369967

OS Grid: SK352699

Mapcode National: GBR 696.SCN

Mapcode Global: WHDFG.B6M1

Plus Code: 9C5W6GGG+6J

Entry Name: The Gazebo at Somersall Hall

Listing Date: 13 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83475

Location: West, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40

County: Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: West

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Brampton St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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5169 (West Side)
The Gazebo at
Somersall Hall
SK 3569 8/47 13.3.68.


Early C17. Square, coursed rubble with coped gable to each side. Parapet with
ball finials at corners and at apex of roof. Rear part rebuilt in Brick. No windows
to ground floor except front which also has a blocked door. Upper floor has a
3 light mullioned window each side wth a continuous dripmould. This appears to
be a very good example of a typical Jacobean gazebo. It is sometimes said, however,
that this building was originally part of the house and that, therefore, its use
as a gazebo is a later adaptation. This point remains unproven.

Listing NGR: SK3525469967

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