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: THE GRENVILLE COLUMN

List entry Number: 1289782

Location

THE GRENVILLE COLUMN

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: 21-Apr-1983

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 396464

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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 6737 STOWE

9/71 STOWE The Grenville Column (formerly listed as The Grenville Pillar)

13.7.66 GV I

Rostral doric column c1748, moved to Elysian Fields 1750's surmounted by statue of Heroic Poetry, one of the Nine Muses (by Nost?) which stood round Bridgeman's earlier parterre in front of the house.



Listing NGR: SP6767437374

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 Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 4 Buckinghamshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England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 67674 37374

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