Description: Rotunda Approximately, 125 Metres North of Shirburn Castle
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 248999
OS Grid Reference: SU6967196107
OS Grid Coordinates: 469671, 196107
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6594, -0.9942
SHIRBURN SHIRBURN PARK
4/153 Rotunda approx. 125m. N of
Rotunda. 1741, by Westby Gill of the Office of Works for Thomas Parker, Earl of
Macclesfield. Portland stone; roof has collapsed. Mid-Georgian style. Ionic
columns rise to moulded and modillioned cornice. Inspection not possible.
Description compiled from photographs and printed sources.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. VIII, p.181; Buildings of England, Oxfordshire,
Listing NGR: SU6968596127
Source: English Heritage
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