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The Owl House at South End of Lake, Severn Stoke

Description: The Owl House at South End of Lake

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 152630

OS Grid Reference: SO8895043646
OS Grid Coordinates: 388950, 243646
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0911, -2.1627

Location: Severn Stoke, Worcestershire WR8 9DR

Locality: Severn Stoke
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR8 9DR

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Listing Text


3/39 The Owl House at South end
of lake (formerly listed
as Park Seat or Hunting
Lodge at South end of
25.3.68 lake at Croome Park)


Alcove seat or viewing temple c.1766 by Robert Adam. Bath stone front, brick
side and rear walls, formerly with slate roof now collapsed. Square plan.
Pedimented stone front with arched large opening. Pediment on 2 giant attached
columns with acanthus leaf capitals. Archway with Roman Doric columns in antis
and moulded architrave. Plaster interior with semi-domes to each side now

Drawing at Soane Museum. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.

Listing NGR: SO8895043645

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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