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Latitude: 52.0306 / 52°1'50"N
Longitude: -0.4937 / 0°29'37"W
OS Eastings: 503431
OS Northings: 237980
OS Grid: TL034379
Mapcode National: GBR G39.N0F
Mapcode Global: VHFQT.D7B5
Entry Name: Gazebo (Queen Katherine's Summer House)
Listing Date: 17 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321444
English Heritage Legacy ID: 37380
Location: Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire, MK45
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Ampthill
Built-Up Area: Ampthill
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ampthill
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
774 CHURCH STREET
Gazebo (Queen Katherine's
TL 0337 1/81 17.7.51.
A George II red brick gazebo, standing in a corner of the former garden
(now built upon) traditionally used by Queen Katherine of Aragon, and where
she "taught the people to make lace" (an ancient Bedfordshire craft).
Simple brick facade, the hipped tile roof running pyramid-wise up to a
plain painted ball finial. Single glazed door opens onto steps.
Listing NGR: TL0343137980
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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