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LORD COBHAMS COLUMN

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.

Name: LORD COBHAMS COLUMN

List entry Number: 1289781

Location

LORD COBHAMS COLUMN

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: 25-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Sep-1961

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 396462

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History

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Details

SP 6737 STOWE

9/69 STOWE SCHOOL Lord Cobham's Column

25.9.51 GV I

c1740 tall stone fluted column carrying open belvedere surmounted by urn replacing statue destroyed by lightning. Attributed traditionally to Gibbs, but known to have been substantially designed by Capability Brown. Blocks at base added by Valdre.

Listing NGR: SP6792037774

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 67920 37774

Map

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