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Pavilion (The Cot) South East of Hartwell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8038 / 51°48'13"N

Longitude: -0.8446 / 0°50'40"W

OS Eastings: 479762

OS Northings: 212316

OS Grid: SP797123

Mapcode National: GBR C1K.WVB

Mapcode Global: VHDV4.9XVL

Entry Name: Pavilion (The Cot) South East of Hartwell House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42667

Location: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stone with Dinton and Hartwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 71 SE HARTWELL HARTWELL

3/97 Pavilion ('The Cot') S.E. of
Hartwell House
25.10.51
II*

Pavilion c.1730 attributed to James Gibbs. Cottage attached after 1750, called
Swiss Cottage, now demolished. Ashlar stone, Ionic pilasters flanking
semicircular arched opening with architrave, triple keyblock and
impost moulding. Entablature with pulvinated frieze, dentil cornice and
pediment. Similar treatment to internal wall. The Pavilion originally
stood at the end of a long canal, now filled in. Said to have been used
as a studio by Sir Joshua Reynolds on visits to Hartwell.
(Country Life 15.3.79 pp 707 plate 1).


Listing NGR: SP7976212316

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