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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: TEA HOUSE AT NORTH END OF DUTCH GARDEN

List entry Number: 1330197

Location

TEA HOUSE AT NORTH END OF DUTCH GARDEN, EATON PARK GARDEN

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEaton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55285

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 EATON C.P. EATON PARK GARDEN

9/89 Tea House at north end of Dutch Garden

II

Tea House, 1872, by John Douglas for 2nd Marquis and 1st Duke of Westminster. Sandstone plinth, oak frame with plaster panels, red shaped-tile roof. Cruciform with large verandah at front, with tearoom behind and left, and kitchen, right. A light-hearted building with battered red sandstone plinth, shaped posts and barleysugar pilasters to verandah and tearoom, pargetted frieze and hipped roof with widely swept eaves on shaped brackets. Small swept spire over front verandah capped in lead with raised floral mouldings and crowned by a small weathercock. Leaded glazing with patterned borders. Flight of 6 stone steps with curved dwarf wall, left and right, leads down from the Tea House to the restored Dutch Garden.

Listing NGR: SJ4156561154

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 6 Cheshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SJ 41503 60389

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