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Summer House and Terrace 80 Metres North of Roborough House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pilton West, Devon

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Latitude: 51.097 / 51°5'49"N

Longitude: -4.0473 / 4°2'50"W

OS Eastings: 256736

OS Northings: 135065

OS Grid: SS567350

Mapcode National: GBR KR.C2JB

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D7.51N

Plus Code: 9C3Q3XW3+Q3

Entry Name: Summer House and Terrace 80 Metres North of Roborough House

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98246

Location: Pilton, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Pilton West

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Pilton with Ashford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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5/75 Summer House and Terrace c 80
- metres north of Roborough House

Rustic timber summerhouse. Late C19 with wheat-reed thatched conical roof
supported on uprights of tree branches with bark. 3 bays at front open and back
infilled with halved branch ribs and infill forming fanned vaulting pattern
supported on little rustic branch brackets. Around back wall is bench on rustic
timber posts and shaped central table on central post. Summerhouse set on front of
a terrace with retaining wall rounded in plan in shale rubble with four-centred
arch opening and narrow slits either side in the form of a ruin. Brick-vaulted
and lined inside. One ofvarious elements forming a sylvan landscaped garden to
Roborough House.

Listing NGR: SS5673635065

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