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Rotunda Approximately 160 Metres to East of Hawkstone Hall, Hodnet

Description: Rotunda Approximately 160 Metres to East of Hawkstone Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 February 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 260212

OS Grid Reference: SJ5830129880
OS Grid Coordinates: 358301, 329880
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8648, -2.6208

Location: Hodnet, Shropshire SY4 5LF

Locality: Hodnet
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5LF

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Listing Text

SJ 5829-5929
11/58 Rotunda approx. 160 metres
10.2.59 to east of Hawkstone Hall
(formerly listed as Two
Gazebos in Hawkstone Park
to east of House)


Rotunda. Before 1784. Grey sandstone ashlar. Octagonal plan.
Base with moulded plinth, square Tuscan piers, entablature with breaks
over piers, blocking course, and high ribbed dome. Flights of 5
stone steps to east and west with side walls and end piers with cast-
iron urns. This was formerly one of a pair of rotundas sited
axially along the Temple Walk to the east of Hawkstone Hall (q.v.).
The other, further to the east, collapsed in 1957. B.O.E., p. 144.

Listing NGR: SJ5830129878

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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