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Latitude: 52.6022 / 52°36'7"N
Longitude: -3.093 / 3°5'34"W
OS Eastings: 326068
OS Northings: 301048
OS Grid: SJ260010
Mapcode National: GBR B2.9356
Mapcode Global: WH79X.GVBH
Entry Name: Gazebo at Gunley Hall
Listing Date: 20 March 1998
Last Amended: 20 March 1998
Source ID: 19562
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Located to the rear of a new house attached to the W end of Gunley Hall.
Community: Forden with Leighton and Trelystan (Ffordun gyda Tre'r-llai a Threlystan)
Community: Forden with Leighton and Trelystan
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Probably built in the mid C18 as a gazebo or garden pavilion attached to the S side of the W garden wall of the big house.
A square plan building of red brick, with a pyramidal slate roof and acorn terminal. Taller than the attached garden wall, with openings at the centre of each side, now blocked. The opening to the W was orginally a doorway, now altered. The openings have rubbed brick lintels. Attached to the N side of the garden wall is a brick lean-to structure, said to have been a bathhouse, formerly with a tank set in the floor. A door at one end opens to a narrow passage extending from a door in the garden wall immediately E of the gazebo.
The interior is panelled, and was at one time painted. Bolection moulded panelling with a dado rail and similar reveal linings with shutters to the openings.
Included as an interesting garden structure retaining remains of a handsome interior.
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