This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 51.3297 / 51°19'46"N
Longitude: -2.2872 / 2°17'14"W
OS Eastings: 380084
OS Northings: 158989
OS Grid: ST800589
Mapcode National: GBR 0R5.JKJ
Mapcode Global: VH96V.9VP2
Plus Code: 9C3V8PH7+V4
Entry Name: The Casita in the Garden at Iford Manor
Listing Date: 14 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1285391
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314683
Location: Westwood, Wiltshire, BA15
Civil Parish: Westwood
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Westwood St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 85 NW WESTWOOD IFORD
6/235 The Casita in the garden at
Garden loggia. Circa 1910 by H.A. Peto. Dressed limestone, hipped
stone slate roof. Spanish-style. Three-bay loggia on early C13
coupled marble columns from Verona, supporting carved wooden
frieze, wall to right pierced by billet-moulded square window with
iron grille, two carved roundels including an Agnus Dei, over.
Interior of loggia contains several fragments of sculptured
carving, semi-circular niche containing statue from France,
possibly classical, flanking billet-moulded panels with reliefs
The Casita stands in north west corner of Great Terrace, replacing
an earlier timber garden shed. Reset sculptural fragments were
part of Peto's collection.
(E. Cartwright-Hignett, The Gardens at Iford Manor, 1985;
illustrated in Country Life, August 26th, 1922)
Listing NGR: ST8008658980
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings