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Aviary at Dropmore

A Grade I Listed Building in Taplow, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5657 / 51°33'56"N

Longitude: -0.666 / 0°39'57"W

OS Eastings: 492563

OS Northings: 186046

OS Grid: SU925860

Mapcode National: GBR F7C.SJT

Mapcode Global: VHFSV.DXS3

Entry Name: Aviary at Dropmore

Listing Date: 26 April 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44286

Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL1

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Taplow

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Dropmore

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/684 Aviary at Dropmore

- I

Early C19 and symmetrical in plan and elevation. Cast-iron cage; ceramic green
tiles around base, as uprights and as frieze imported from China. Built against
wall with 3 projections on which cupolas. Central cupola higher than outer 2.
Inside the cages, 4 fountains with shells in basins.

Listing NGR: SU9256386046

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

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