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Park Hill Statue East of Hartwell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8048 / 51°48'17"N

Longitude: -0.8435 / 0°50'36"W

OS Eastings: 479833

OS Northings: 212424

OS Grid: SP798124

Mapcode National: GBR C1K.X41

Mapcode Global: VHDV4.BWDV

Entry Name: Park Hill Statue East of Hartwell House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42668

Location: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stone with Dinton and Hartwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/98 Park Hill Statue E. of
Hartwell House

Column with statue on top. Originally N.W. of Hartwell House as part
of the early C18 garden illustrated in the Nebot paintings in the
County Museum. 1735 by Thomas Watts then with a statue of William
III by Sir Henry Cheere. Moved 1757 to its present position on Park Hill,
statue replaced by one of George II. Stone, large Doric column on square
plinth on base of two steps, inscribed "George II Born 1683 Died 1760.
Erected 1757". Column supports section of entablature comprising a single
triglyph and a square modillion cornice forming base for the statue.
(Country Life 15.3.79 p.707-9 plates 2, 6 & 8).

Listing NGR: SP7983312424

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