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The Rotunda About 1/2 Mile North-East of Hagley Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hagley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.4265 / 52°25'35"N

Longitude: -2.1068 / 2°6'24"W

OS Eastings: 392833

OS Northings: 280953

OS Grid: SO928809

Mapcode National: GBR 2DQ.VK6

Mapcode Global: VH91Q.F8KN

Entry Name: The Rotunda About 1/2 Mile North-East of Hagley Hall

Listing Date: 17 July 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156395

Location: Hagley, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, DY9

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

Civil Parish: Hagley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hagley

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

2/131 The Rotunda about ½ mile
17.7.86 north-east of Hagley Hall


The grade shall be amended to read Grade II*



2/131 The Rotunda about ½ mile
north-east of Hagley Hall


Rotunda. 1747 by John Pitt of Encombe. Sandstone ashlar. Two-stepped
circular base on which stand eight Ionic columns with entasis; the lower
half of each column is vermiculated; above is entablature with dentilled
cornice and domical roof of which little survives. The rotunda stands at
the head of a valley facing the north-east elevation of Hagley Hall (qv)
and in which was originally situated a cascade and a Palladian bridge, also
designed by Pitt. [CL articles (mainly Vol 122, p 546 & 608); BoE, p 178).

Listing NGR: SO9283380953

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