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Description: Herm Approximately 86 Metres North North East of Rousham Park and at North East Corner of Bowling Gr
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 252871
OS Grid Reference: SP4787524311
OS Grid Coordinates: 447875, 224311
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9153, -1.3054
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ROUSHAM ROUSHAM PARK GARDENS
Herm approx. 86m NNE of
Rousham Park and at NE corner
of Bowling Green
(Formerly listed under pair
of .... and adjacent stone
terms at N end of bowling-
green and ....)
Herm. c.1733-40. Limestone. Carved head depicts Minerva, with relief carving of
owl beneath. Forms a part of the landscape gardens laid out by William Kent
(Rousham Park is included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade
I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p745)
Listing NGR: SP4787524311
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Source: English Heritage
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