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Latitude: 51.1733 / 51°10'23"N
Longitude: -1.6828 / 1°40'57"W
OS Eastings: 422274
OS Northings: 141610
OS Grid: SU222416
Mapcode National: GBR 61K.7F2
Mapcode Global: VHC2V.SR8X
Entry Name: Summer House at Wilbury House
Listing Date: 29 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 319989
Location: Newton Tony, Wiltshire, SP4
Civil Parish: Newton Tony
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Cholderton
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
NEWTON TONY -
SU 24 SW
2/166 Summer House at Wilbury
Summer house raised over ice-house, on north-east avenue from
Wilbury House. c1710 for and probably by William Benson. Restored
1899 by A.C.W. Malet. Pebbledashed brick with stone dressings.
Felt roof. Octagonal chamber approached by 10 balustraded steps,
with further 3 rounded steps to glazed and panelled doors on west
face. Half-domed canopy on brackets over, with lead roof.
Attached columns at angles with alternate drums rusticated, and
sash windows to each face. Timber entablature and cornice, broken
forward over each angle column. Interior matchboarded and domed
ceiling. Ice house under, entered through passage from east, to
domed chamber, partly filled in.
Listing NGR: SU2227441610
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