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Rotunda Approximately 160 Metres to East of Hawkstone Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hodnet, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8648 / 52°51'53"N

Longitude: -2.6208 / 2°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 358301

OS Northings: 329880

OS Grid: SJ583298

Mapcode National: GBR 7N.RKXG

Mapcode Global: WH9C7.Q854

Entry Name: Rotunda Approximately 160 Metres to East of Hawkstone Hall

Listing Date: 10 February 1959

Last Amended: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260212

Location: Hodnet, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Hodnet

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Hodnet

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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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

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