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Arches at Each End of North Front of Mansion

A Grade I Listed Building in Stowe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0315 / 52°1'53"N

Longitude: -1.0196 / 1°1'10"W

OS Eastings: 467354

OS Northings: 237459

OS Grid: SP673374

Mapcode National: GBR 9X9.M16

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.86TJ

Entry Name: Arches at Each End of North Front of Mansion

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Last Amended: 21 April 1983

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396416

Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stowe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stowe

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


Arches at each end of
North Front of
The Mansion
(formerly listed as part
of Stowe House)


Pair of Doric-Baroque arches at the outer ends of the north front composition
at right angles to the facade of the house. Circa 1740; architect Leoni.
Ashlar stone. Pediments above, large scrolls each side to flanking stone walls,
which link arches to smaller pedimented niches.

Listing NGR: SP6735437459

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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