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Rotunda About 110 Metres North East of Halswell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Goathurst, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0994 / 51°5'57"N

Longitude: -3.0654 / 3°3'55"W

OS Eastings: 325497

OS Northings: 133883

OS Grid: ST254338

Mapcode National: GBR M2.C56P

Mapcode Global: FRA 46G6.X5X

Entry Name: Rotunda About 110 Metres North East of Halswell House

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269305

Location: Goathurst, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Goathurst

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/43 Rotunda about 110 north-east of
Halswell House


Temple with ice house under. C18, Dressed stone. Circular on plan. Plinth of 3 stone steps, stone setts. Colonnade of 8
Roman Doric columns; triglyph frieze with bucranium and medallions. Domed stone roof, lead sheeting removed at time of
re-survey (Feb. 1985). (Pevsner., Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958; Country Life, Nov. 21, 1908;
Collinson, Somerset I, 1791; VCH, Somerset II, 1911; Garden History V, 3, 1977; Jones B., Follies and Grottoes,

Listing NGR: ST2549733883

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