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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1289654



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Stowe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 13-Jul-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Apr-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 396655

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3/84 STOWE SCHOOL The Hermitage (or Shepherds Cove) (formerly listed as Shepherd's Cote (or Cove as marked on Ordnance Map))

13.7.66 I

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

Selected Sources

Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 4 Buckinghamshire,

National Grid Reference: SP 67546 36835


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