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Latitude: 51.7579 / 51°45'28"N
Longitude: -1.2587 / 1°15'31"W
OS Eastings: 451264
OS Northings: 206840
OS Grid: SP512068
Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.LMK
Mapcode Global: VHCXV.42FQ
Entry Name: Garden House Approximately 50 Metres East North East of Number 16 (St Giles House)
Listing Date: 27 July 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1047042
English Heritage Legacy ID: 245985
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1
Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax
Built-Up Area: Oxford
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Oxford St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ST GILES' STREET
5/530B Garden House
approx 50 m
ENE of No 16
(St Giles' House)
Garden House, incorporating Radcliffe Camera dome model, c.1740. Ashlar
with lead covered dome. Rectangular plan. 4 composite columns, the
centre two projecting, support an entablature and central pediment.
Sides also open but back has panelled walling. The very fine small dome
above is a l":l' model of James Gibbs' first design for the Radcliffe
Camera dome. The interior of the dome has fine ribs and coffering.
Since this follows the first design the model is likely to have been
(S G Giliam: The Building Accounts of the Radcliffe Camera: Ox. Hist. Soc:
Listing NGR: SP5124806831
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