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The Hermitage

A Grade I Listed Building in Stowe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0258 / 52°1'32"N

Longitude: -1.0169 / 1°1'0"W

OS Eastings: 467546

OS Northings: 236835

OS Grid: SP675368

Mapcode National: GBR 9X9.V10

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.BB7V

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 13 July 1966

Last Amended: 21 April 1983

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396655

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


The Hermitage (or
Shepherds Cove)
(formerly listed as
Shepherd's Cote (or
Cove as marked on
Ordnance Map))


Sham ruin pre-1732 by Kent. Rock faced stone, eliptical arched opening
with heavy voussoirs; carved wreath with panpipes in pediment, small incomplete
turret on right with round arched opening.

Listing NGR: SP6754636835

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

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