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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE TEA HOUSE AT SP3395 8956

List entry Number: 1299615

Location

THE TEA HOUSE AT SP3395 8956

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireNuneaton and BedworthDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Feb-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 308562

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History

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Details

NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH ARBURY PARK SP38NW 4/24 The Tea House at SP 3395 8956

II*

Summer house. Mid C18, with C18/early C19 cottage attached to rear. Front of sandstone aslar; sides of brick with dog-tooth cornice. Dome covered in polythene, but formerly of lead. Slate hipped roofs. Square plan. Classical style. One storey; 3 small bays. Half-glazed double-leaf doors in moulded surround. Pedimented doorcase of rusticated half-columns with vermiculation; left column is largely missing. Round-arched niches to left and right. Interior: circular room has coffered dome with oculus. Moulded doorcase, fireplace, and Vitruvian scroll dado-rail. The design probably derives from the Pantheon in Rome. Cottage to the rear is roughcast. Brick stacks. 2 storey, owing to the fall of the site. All openings boarded up. Derelict.



Listing NGR: SP3394689553

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 42 Warwickshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SP 33946 89553

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