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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.

Name: THE CORINTHIAN ARCH

List entry Number: 1212239

Location

THE CORINTHIAN ARCH

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: 396663

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SP 63 NE STOWE

3/92 STOWE SCHOOL The Corinthian Arch

13.7.66 GV I

Monumental arch 1765 by Thomas Pitt, Lord Camelford. On the S. vista and terminating the Avenue to Buckingham. Ashlar stone, giant corinthian pilasters flanking the central arched opening, balustraded parapet. Low quadrant walls, linked to flanking columns on podia carrying urns. The arch contains two dwelling houses.

Listing NGR: SP6806036302

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 68060 36302

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