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Queen Carolines Monument

A Grade I Listed Building in Stowe, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0265 / 52°1'35"N

Longitude: -1.0224 / 1°1'20"W

OS Eastings: 467173

OS Northings: 236907

OS Grid: SP671369

Mapcode National: GBR 9X9.SFP

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.7BC9

Entry Name: Queen Carolines Monument

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212190

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396659

Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stowe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stowe

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 63 NE STOWE

3/88 STOWE SCHOOL
Queen Caroline's
Monument

13.7.66
GV I

Probably by Vanbrugh c1725, moved to present site by 1754. Group of
four Ionic columns on a podium surmounted by a statue of the then
Princess of Wales, later Queen Caroline, possibly by Rysbrack.


Listing NGR: SP6717336907

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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