List entry

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: WOLFE OBELISK NORTH OF STOWE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1211785

Location

WOLFE OBELISK NORTH OF STOWE HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireAylesbury ValeDistrict AuthorityStowe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 13-Jul-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 396301

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SP 63 NE STOWE

3/95 Wolfe Obelisk North of Stowe House (formerly listed under Stowe School)

13.7.66 GV I

Tall ashlar stone obelisk on pedestal, probably formed c1760 from Vanbrugh's "guglio" of 1722 located in the centre of the Octagan Lake to the south of house. Not owned by Stowe School.

Listing NGR: SP6746938661

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 4 Buckinghamshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SP 67469 38661

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