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Summerhouse on Plot 39

A Grade II Listed Building in Coventry, Coventry

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Latitude: 52.3983 / 52°23'54"N

Longitude: -1.5099 / 1°30'35"W

OS Eastings: 433444

OS Northings: 277927

OS Grid: SP334779

Mapcode National: GBR HFR.98

Mapcode Global: VHBWY.SZ49

Plus Code: 9C4W9FXR+82

Entry Name: Summerhouse on Plot 39

Listing Date: 22 January 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487250

Location: Coventry, CV3

County: Coventry

Electoral Ward/Division: Cheylesmore

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Coventry

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Coventry Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

Summerhouse on Plot 39


Summerhouse. Circa late C19. Red brick. Roof clad in felt with gable ends with wavey bargeboards. Brick gable-end stack. Small rectangular plan single-cell building with entrance at one end and fireplace at the other end. Single storey. Symmetrical gabled front with pointed arch doorway at centre with plank door, and smaller pointed arch windows to left and right.
INTERIOR not inspected.
NOTE: Stoney Road Gardens [also known as Park Gardens] was a group of small pleasure gardens laid out for the owners of town houses in Coventry that did not have gardens. They were created soon after 1853 and by 1887 the northern half of the site had been laid out as small gardens enclosed by hedges and divided by tracks and walks. Only eight of the summerhouses remain.
SOURCE: Lambert, D. Study of detached Town Gardens commissioned by English Heritage, 1994.

Listing NGR: SP3344477927

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